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Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge, LA

Fish and Wildlife Service

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 National Wildlife Refuge

Address

(mailing address)
61389 Hwy. 434
Lacombe, LA 70445
Phone:985-882-2000
Email:boguechitto@fws.gov

Directions

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.

Activities
  • BOATING BOATING
  • FISHING FISHING
  • HIKING HIKING
  • HUNTING HUNTING
  • INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS
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