Open seasonally for spring (February - June) and fall (September - November)
The Visitor Center, Visitor Center restrooms, boardwalk, and trails will be on February 1. The picnic pavilion restrooms were damaged in Hurricane Ida, however, and will remain closed and taped off for safety pending further repairs.
The Park is closed on Mardi Gras, Memorial Day, Labor Day, and Thanksgiving.
Mon - Fri | 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM - Open to the general public free of charge
Sat - Sun | By reservation only - Open to fee-based educational programs only
WILDERNESS PARK ADDRESS: 14001 River Rd, New Orleans, LA 70131
This park is located in Lower Coast Algiers, on the campus of the Freeport-McMoRan Audubon Species Survival Center. It is a natural and secluded green space with basic amenities housing the NALCO Visitor Center, a loop trail, picnic shelters, and restroom facilities.