The first campground I’ll point out is one that’s close to and expensive to my coronary heart. The cause being that it’s in the middle of Cajun Country. It is a campground known as Lake Fausse Point State Park and is positioned about twenty miles from St. Martinville, Louisiana. The handle for the park is 5400 Levee Road, St. Martinville, LA. 70582. There are a number of methods to journey to the park, so it is suggested that you simply analysis the routes to find out, which might be probably the most accommodating to your planning.
Lake Fausse Point State Park consists of over six thousand acres in the Atchafalaya Basin, which was previously the house web site of the Chitimacha Indians. The area was dominated by French and Acadian farmers and trappers. The Spanish gained management of the land from 1763 till 1802 which created an space wealthy in cultural heritage and variety.
The campground presents a range of amenities together with cabins, and over fifty campsites, most with water and electrical hookups. Charges apply and could also be discovered on the Lake Fausse Point web site or on their Facebook Page.
Although, the rationale I choose tenting right here, is in the fishing, there are different actions provided, equivalent to Boat Rental (selection) and a water playground from April 1 via October 31.
I ought to point out additionally that there are historic websites to go to close by, such because the Longfellow Evangeline Oak Historical Site, in close by St. Martinville. I might even be remiss if I did not point out the realm meals. Seafood is in abundance in the realm, and a household outing, isn’t full with out making an attempt the Boudin, Cracklins and if in the realm on the proper time, the World Famous Couchon Au Lait.
The subsequent campground I wish to give some data on positioned in South Central Louisiana and known as Chicot State Park close to the city of Ville Platte, Louisiana with the handle of 3469 Chicot Park Road, Ville Platte, LA 70586. Here once more, I might suggest doing analysis on routes to find out, which might be most accommodating to the journey planning, as there are a number of out there.
Chicot State Park has an space of six thousand acres of rolling hills and water. Record sized catches of quite a lot of fish have been caught in its pristine waters. Wildlife, birds and waterfowl are in abundance in this park. The surroundings and wildlife are image postcard good.
Some of the amenities supplied are deluxe cabins, lodges and even a gaggle camp. It additionally has out there 198 campsites with water and electrical hookups. Also out there are primitive tenting space websites. They could be hiked into or canoed to and encompass solely a bench and hearth ring. The south campground is nearer the doorway and is my favourite spot when tent tenting. Reservation of campsite and charges can be found on the Chicot State Park web site or Facebook web page.
I like to go tenting and fishing at this campground. I discover that’s has a laid-back perspective. It, additionally, is just an hour away from Marksville, LA (Paragon Casino) and solely thirty minutes from the landmark Freds Bar in Mamou, LA two of my favourite locations. If you understand something about Louisiana, you understand what I imply!!
Until subsequent time, Happy Trails and exit and create some household recollections.