Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge
On June 30, 1980, President Jimmy Carter signed Public Law 96-288 authorizing the 40,000-acre Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) in Washington and St. Tammany Parishes, LA, and Pearl River County...[more]
Bogue Chitto NWR is located about 45 miles north of New Orleans, LA. To reach the southern tip of the refuge, take I-59 N to Pearl River Turnaround exit or take Highway 41 north of Slidell and access the refuge at Locks 1, 2, & 3. To access the Mississippi side of the refuge take I-59 N to the Picayune, MS exit. For further directions, please call Southeast Louisiana Refuges at 985-882-2000.
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