Over 9,000 Acres Of Beautiful Forested Landscape Can Be Found At Bayou Teche National Wildlife Refuge

The Bayou Teche National Wildlife Refuge was established in 2001. Located in St. Mary Parish, the refuge clocks in at an impressive 9,508 acres of beautiful bottomland hardwoods with bayous and canals weaving through. Whether you’re looking for a solo adventure or a day the entire family can enjoy, this refuge is perfect for everyone. Let’s check it out.

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Be sure to visit the refuge’s website before your visit so you can stay up to date on any trail closures.

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