Powhatan, Louisiana: Toothy Gator Bus

An old school bus sits beside the highway, painted to resemble a cartoony, toothy alligator. It's a directional sign for a nearby gator park, but also a worthy attraction all its own.

Address:
Bayou Pierre Cutoff Rd, Powhatan, LA
Directions:
I-49 exit 148. Drive east/north on LA-485 for six miles. At the stop sign, turn right onto LA-1. Drive three miles. Turn left onto Bayou Pierre Cutoff Rd/Old Bayou Pierre Rd, and you'll see the bus there, on the grass between the road and the highway.
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Gator bus.

Toothy Gator Bus

The bus with the alligator is still smiling.

[Brenda, 11/16/2022]

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