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Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge

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Slidell, LA
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Beautiful nature walk through the swamp.

I recently ran across The Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Nature Walk. It is right off of Hwy 59... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Slidell, Louisiana
via mobile
Lots of fun with grands

The pics and scenery with kids was fun. The gators were awesome, and showed how fast they can move... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2017
Angie, Louisiana
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8 Aug 2017
“Beautiful nature walk through the swamp. ”
19 Jan 2017
“Lots of fun with grands”
Slidell, LA
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I recently ran across The Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Nature Walk. It is right off of Hwy 59, between Slidell La and Picayune, MS. When you first drive in you will see a lake, but follow road to left and park at the very end....More

1  Thank Watkinsnc
Reviewed 20 January 2017

The pics and scenery with kids was fun. The gators were awesome, and showed how fast they can move. The whole family had a blast.

Thank kennedysjamdan
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I never knew this was here untill I read about ti on trip advisor. We took the trip over to see it and was quite surprised at the beauty even thoughyou are right near the interstate. Had a picnic lunch and walked a little.

1  Thank Karen P
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This is one of the most beautiful natural areas in the South Louisiana area. Foot trails and the cabins are just wonderful. The Cabins are rented first come first served or reserved. We did not stay in a cabin this was a one day look...More

2  Thank JRHETT57
Reviewed 5 August 2016

canoed there. beautiful la. scenery and wildlife galore.need bug spray and lots of h20. great place.

Thank pecan376
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Great place. I stayed in one of the two tent sites. Knew it would be an interesting stay when the clerk showing me on the map started circling a site that was off all the roads. Took the main trailhead about half way, stopped due...More

1  Thank Greg P
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

I love to fish here. Always something to see whether it's a turtle, beaver or some type of beautiful bird

1  Thank levisumrall
Reviewed 10 April 2016

The section off Hwy I-59 exit 11 (Pearl River Turnaround,) has been a Spring and Summertime favorite of mine since discovering it just a few years ago. The boardwalk there was recently extended, allowing for greater access through the area. Great for wildlife and for...More

5  Thank lgramlich
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Came here looking for the Honey Island Swamp Monster, and spent a fun day driving around the Refuge and exploring the backroads of the swamp. We did "hike" the Holmes Bayou Trail, but it's really not much and I wouldn't recommend heading back there. The...More

Thank AlnAbroad
Reviewed 1 October 2015 via mobile

About on hour out of New Orleans, it's a beautiful relaxing area that's not too busy at all with people. You can take in the natural beauty and off you're lucky see some wild animals.

Thank Bernardo F
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Response from mauree_anne_king | Reviewed this property |
Goggle "tubing in Bogue Chitto" we wore bathing suits and shorts. It's really fun if the water is up, which it is now for sure. I've been several times.