Louisiana’s largest fish hatchery. Book Fowler is home to the Louisiana Lunker Bass Program and produces primarily Florida largemouth bass in addition to catfish, striped bass, and paddlefish. The visitor center features hand-painted murals, riverine exhibit, estuarine exhibit, bass exhibit, and turtle exhibit.
Best time to visit is mid-March to mid-May.
Booker Fowler Fish Hatchery Hours: Monday-Friday 9am-3pm
Closed Saturday and Sunday
Cost: Free Admission