Waddill Outdoor Education Center


Tuesday-Saturday, 7:30 am-5 pm


4142 North Flannery Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70814


225.274.8192; 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. If you would like to use the classroom at Waddill or have our wildlife educator present a program to your group, please fill out a facility request form and email it to kallen@wlf.la.gov. No reservations are required to use our outdoor facilities; however, please be aware that you may be sharing the area with other groups.

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 with TV and DVD
  • Restrooms


Facility request form