Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA

Recreation in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Recreation Areas

  • Biloxi Wildlife Management Area
    Region 7 Office, Baton Rouge, LA 70898
    Upper St. Bernard Parish
    504-284-5267, The 39,583 acres of productive brackish and saline marsh is accessible by boat only and camping is permitted only in designated areas. Visitors to the area enjoy... more info  map

  • Waddill Wildlife Refuge
    Flannery Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70814
    225-274-8182, Urban refuge. Fishing, birding, nature trails, picnicking. more info  map


  • Circle Bowl
    8878 Florida Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA 70815
    225-925-5471, Circle Bowl offers quality, family orientated bowling services to the Greater Baton Rouge Area. There is a concession stand, arcade center and plenty of bowling lanes. ... more info  map

  • Don Carter
    9829 Airline Highway, Baton Rouge, LA 70816
    225--924-0124, Don Carter Baton Rouge is a 64 lane bowling center with activities geared towards the entire family. They now offer corporate packages including a complete catering... more info  map

  • Metro Bowling Lanes
    4388 Airline Highway, Baton Rouge, LA 70805
    225-356-1366, Metro Bowling offers visitors 40 lanes, bumpers for children, a Pro Shop, lounge and food service.  more info  map


  • City Park Golf Course
    1442 City Park Avenue, Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    225-387-9523, Situated on 25 acres, the historic nine-hole City Park Golf Course is "one of 20 courses in the country to be placed on the National Register of Historic Places as the... more info  map

  • First Tee at Clark Park Golf Course
    2301 Thomas Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70807
    225-775-9008, J.S. Clark is the home to the First Tee of East Baton Rouge Parish and is a very challenging and rewarding nine-hole golf course. J.S. Clark offers versatility for... more info  map

  • Howell Park Golf Course
    5511 Winbourne Avenue, Baton Rouge, LA 70805
    225-357-9292, Howell Park Golf Course features a short, parkland-style, 18-hole course measuring 5,700 yards. Howell Park's layout is very walker-friendly and the pro shop offers... more info  map

  • Santa Maria Park Golf Course
    18460 Santa Maria Avenue, Baton Rouge, LA 70810
    Located 1 Mile Off Highland Road Near I-10
    225-752-9667, Santa Maria has consistently received Golf Digest's highest ranking for a municipal course. Designed by Robert Trent Jones, Sr., the course is built on 150 acres of... more info  map

  • Webb Park Golf Course
    1351 Country Club Drive, Baton Rouge, LA 70806
    Located Off of College Drive
    225-383-4919, The most popular of BREC's courses, Webb Memorial is an 18-hole course that measures 6,349 yards in length. Large oak trees line the fairways of this golf course. Webb... more info  map

Hiking & Climbing

  • Trees and Trails
    4560 Essen Lane, Baton Rouge, LA 70809
    225-763-3990, An experiential new program that uses nature to inspire learning through adventure and discovery.  more info  map

Outfitters & Guides

  • Masseys Outfitters
    7519 Corporate Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA 70809
    225-246-7100, One of the South's premier outfitters for backpacking, camping, ski & snowboarding, climbing and adventurous travel. more info  map


  • Baton Rouge Beach
    901 Stanford Avenue, Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    Located on the LSU Lake
    225-272-9200, The sand beach and handicapped-accessible pier offers a unique spot for leisure recreation for the entire family.  more info  map

Miscellaneous Activities

  • Baton Rouge Raceway
    12561 South Choctaw, Baton Rouge, LA 70815
    Located 1/2 Mile North of Airline Highway
    225-774-4524, The Raceway features five classes of race cars challenge on a 1/4 mile clay oval. There is a gift shop, food service and restroom facilities.  more info  map


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