You Can Swim With Otters At Barn Hill Preserve In Louisiana

Barn Hill Preserve might just be the best-kept secret in Louisiana. This little animal preserve tucked away in Ethel, Louisiana is full of furry friends the whole family will love. Not only will you fall in love with all of the other exotic animals that call Barn Hill home, but you’ll have the rare opportunity to swim with otters! You know your day is going to be good if it involves swimming with otters. Let’s check it out.

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Otter swims are limited, so you’ll want to book yours ahead of time. Click here to check out their schedule and purchase your tickets. For more information, be sure to check out their website and give them a follow on Facebook.

Have you ever visited Barn Hill Preserve and swam with the otters? Let us know in the comments below!

Address: 11342 LA-955, Ethel, LA 70730, USA