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Rip's Rookery

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10170-10390 Jefferson Island Road, Rip Van Winkle Gardens, New Iberia, LA 70560-9252
+1 337-359-8525
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Great place to observe Roseate Spoonbills nesting

Just south of Jefferson Island Road and Rip Van Winkle intersection there is a small (3 vehicles... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Richard H
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Tucson, Arizona
Many species of bird in one location

Freely accessible, the lagoon around the island/rookery has alligators. The rookery itself hosts... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
AthenaBird
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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2 weeks ago
“Great place to observe Roseate Spoonbills nesting”
5 weeks ago
“Many species of bird in one location”
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10170-10390 Jefferson Island Road, Rip Van Winkle Gardens, New Iberia, LA 70560-9252
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just south of Jefferson Island Road and Rip Van Winkle intersection there is a small (3 vehicles) parking lot to use so that you can walk to the edge of the water where you can watch Roseate Spoonbills, Snowy Egrets and Cormorants in their nesting...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Freely accessible, the lagoon around the island/rookery has alligators. The rookery itself hosts many species of birds and we were able to see nesting roseate spoonbills with babies, along with many other wading birds. Binoculars are recommended to see more detail.

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