Acadian Baptist Center
The scenic grounds of Acadian Baptist Center (ABC), are located in Richard, Louisiana, in rural Acadia Parish. The retreat center includes dorms, cafeteria and meeting rooms, as well as a gymnasium, swimming pool, nature walk, pond and recreation room. For more information about ABC, visit their website. If you need to be reached at ABC in case of an emergency, the phone number is (337) 457-9047.
Directions to ABC
Take I-49 South towards Opelousas. Exit Hwy 190 West (Exit 19) towards Eunice for approximately 16 miles. Turn left onto Hwy 367. Go 5 miles and turn left at the flashing light onto Hwy 370. Go 1/4 mile to Acadian Baptist Center.
Take I-10 West towards Lake Charles. Exit Hwy 35 North at Rayne (Exit 87). Go North towards Church Point for approximately 6 miles. Turn left at flashing light onto Hwy 365 and go approximately 3.9 miles to Hwy 367. Turn right and go approximately 4.3 miles to a flashing light at Hwy 370. Turn right and go 1/4 mile to Acadian Baptist Center. It takes about 60 minutes from Lafayette.
From Lake Charles:
Take I-10 East towards Lafayette. Exit at Crowley on Hwy 13 (Exit 80). Go North on Hwy 13 approximately 15 miles. Turn right onto Hwy 370 towards Richard. Go 5 miles to Acadian Baptist Center.
Take Hwy 190 West towards Eunice for approximately 16 miles. Turn left on Hwy 367. Go 5 miles and turn left at the flashing light onto Hwy 370. Go 1/4 mile to Acadian Baptist Center.
Once at ABC:
ABC is on both sides of HWY 370. Catholic Engaged Encounter weekends take place on the right (south side) of HWY 370. Look for the white "Engaged Encounter" sign.