You can hike, fish, bike and enjoy birding and nature trails.
Most State Parks feature a waterfront location, campsites
and picnic areas. Several have cabins and/or group camps (all
with A/C) which, like other buildings in the parks, were designed
to reflect each park's cultural environment and ambiance.
For reservations, call 1-877-CAMP-N-LA, Monday through Friday,
between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
Bayou Segnette State
Alligators, nutria, armadillos, red-tailed hawks, Mississippi
kites, bald eagles, and cardinals are some of the many species
that you may happen upon at Bayou Segnette. Located in Westwego,
Caney Lake/Jimmie Davis State
Situated on a premier trophy bass-fishing lake, the park offers
cabins, lodges, a group camp, campsites, picnicking, boating,
fishing, and an ideal spot to launch biking expeditions. Located
in Chatham, La.
Chemin-A-Haut State Park
This 503-acre park near the Louisiana-Arkansas state line
is situated on a high bluff overlooking Bayou Bartholomew
and is a natural paradise for lovers of unspoiled beauty.
Located in Bastrop, La.
Chicot State Park
Fishing, swimming, camping, picnicking, hiking programs--Chicot
has all this and much more. The park covers over 6,400 acres
of rolling hills and water in South Central Louisiana. Located
in Ville Platte, La.
Cypremort Point State Park
Offering sailing, fishing, picnicking, beach swimming, restrooms
and a unique marsh environment, The park is an ideal place
to spend the day on the water. Located in Cypremort Point,
Fairview-Riverside State Park
The park includes picturesque moss-draped oaks and woodlands
on the bank of the Tchefuncte River. Camping, canoeing, fishing,
picnicking and relaxing are favorite activities at Fairview-Riverside
State Park. Located in Madisonville, La.
Fontainebleau State Park
Camping, a nature trail, group camps, a lodge, swimming, fishing
and the ruins of a plantation sugar mill are a few of the
reasons why visitors return to Fontainebleau year after year.
Located in Mandeville, LA.
Grand Isle State Park
The only state-owned and operated beach on the Louisiana Gulf
Coast, Grand Isle State Park offers excellent opportunities
for fishing, crabbing, sunning, camping and nature watching.
Grand Isle, La.
Lake Bistineau State Park
The park offers two boat launches, hiking trails, playgrounds,
two swimming pools, a lakefront beach, a baseball field, camping,
cabins, lodges, and excellent fishing. Located in Doyline,
Lake Bruin State Park
Visitors can enjoy over 3,000 acres of water surface on Lake
Bruin for incomparable fishing, superb water sports and fine
outdoor living. Located in St. Joseph, La.
Lake D'Arbonne State Park
If you love pristine pine forests, camping, fishing, boating,
biking, waterskiing, hiking, or just a quiet place to rest
your mind, you will find a welcome spot at Lake D'Arbonne
State Park. Located in Farmerville, La.
Lake Claiborne State Park
This 620-acre recreational facility offers remarkable beauty
of nature.The piney woods, the rolling hills, and the cool,
clear waters of Lake Claiborne inspire the outdoor enthusiast
in all of us. Located in Homer, La.
Lake Fausse Pointe State Park
Situated in the heart of a thriving French culture, the park
sits on a 6,000-acre site which was once part of the Atchafalaya
Basin. Top activities include fishing, canoeing, hiking, camping
or relaxing. Martinville, La.
North Toledo Bend State Park
The park boasts a spectacular location on the bank of the
185,000 acre Toledo Bend Reservoir. Enjoy cabins, camping,
fishing, water sports, nature trail, a swimming pool, and
more . Located in Zwolle, La.
Poverty Point Reservoir State
The 2,700-acre, man-made lake that is the center piece for
the park, offers visitors an outlet for a variety of watersport
activities and a scenic backdrop for waterfowl migration each
spring and fall. Delhi, LA
St. Bernard State Park
An ideal spot for visitors who are seeking a family atmosphere
and natural experience, as well as for campers who don't want
to or cannot stray far from civilization. Located 18 miles
from New Orleans.
Sam Houston Jones State Park
This wooded paradise features lagoons, rivers, abundant wildlife,
boating, fishing, camping, cabins and more. Visitors can catch
a glimpse of some of the diverse birdlife of the region. Located
in Lake Charles, La.
Tickfaw State Park
Tickfaw State Park is a unique 1200-acre park located along
three miles of the Tickfaw River. The park offers diverse
recreational, nature and educational opportunities. Located
in Springfield, La.
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For more information, call The Office of State
Parks toll free at (888) 677-1400 or (225) 342-8111, or write
to P.O. Box 44426, Baton Rouge, LA 70804-4426 or send an email
to firstname.lastname@example.org. For reservations, call 1-877-CAMP-N-LA
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