Your paddle adventure in Louisiana starts here.
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The rivers and lakes of the Alexandria area are prime for paddling. Chicot State Park offers 1,600 acres of calm waters surrounded by cypress trees. The lakes of Kisatchie National Forest offer stunning surroundings for a day on the water.
With many lakes and bayous once influenced by the Mississippi River, the Baton Rouge area offers many great locations for paddling. For example, Lake Fausse Pointe State Park offers multiple canoeing trails through its 6,000-acre site in the Atchafalaya Basin.
The Northshore Area contains miles of bayous, rivers, and streams to enjoy either at your leisure or with an expert guide. Located on the sandy shores of Lake Pontchartrain, Fontainebleau State Park offers plenty of space to launch your canoe or kayak.