Waddill Outdoor Education Center


Tuesday-Saturday, 7:30 am-5 pm


4142 North Flannery Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70814


For group reservations, fill out a facility request form.  For other inquiries, contact Karla Allen at 225-274-8192 or kallen@wlf.la.gov


With 237 acres of hardwood bottomland bordering the Comite River, Waddill Outdoor Education Center provides the perfect place to get away from it all either with family or by yourself. Most of the facilities at Waddill are handicap accessible. No reservations are required to use our outdoor facilities; however, please be aware that you may be sharing the area with other groups. If you would like to use the classroom at Waddill, have our wildlife educator present a program to your group, or make a group reservation, please fill out a facility request form.


Activities and Amenities

  • Two ponds for fishing
  • Nature trails
  • Air rifle range
  • Archery ranges
  • Swamp habitat
  • Sand bar on the Comite River
  • Picnic facilities
  • Classroom 
  • Outdoor restrooms


application/pdf iconMap
application/pdf iconWaddill Bird Species List
application/pdf iconWaddill Amphibian and Reptile Species List
application/pdf iconWaddill Plant Species List