Big Branch Marsh National Wildlife Refuge
61389 Hwy. 434
Lacombe, LA 70445
Tel: (985) 882-2000


Federal wildlife refuge on 15,000 acres of pine flatwoods and coastal marsh. This diverse habitat is a wonderful example of the natural coastline of Lake Pontchartrain. Home to hundreds of bird species, including the rare red-cockaded woodpecker, bald eagles and wading birds. Start at the visitor center for brochures and maps.

October 10, 2020

This FREE event is coordinated with National Wildlife Refuge Week, a national initiative to connect people to nature and promote outdoor stewardship. We are encouraging everyone to... Read More