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Indian Mounds Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 4.07 miles

The Indian Mounds Wilderness now contains a total of 12,369 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Texas. In 1984 the Indian Mounds Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...

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Sam Rayburn Reservoir National Park

11 Activites Phone: (409)-384-5716 Distance: 24.92 miles

A 114,000-acre lake in the Big Thicket country of Texas, with native flora including orchids, insect-eating plants and scores of animal species. At 114,000+ acres, Sam Rayburn is the largest man-made lake located totally within the boundaries of the state of Texas. The lake is located deep in the Piney Woods of Southeast Texas, nestled within the Angelina and Sabine National Forest. Sam Rayburn ...

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Turkey Hill Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 25.31 miles

The Turkey Hill Wilderness now contains a total of 5,473 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Texas. In 1984 the Turkey Hill Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...in...

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Upland Island Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 37.43 miles

The Upland Island Wilderness now contains a total of 13,331 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Texas. In 1984 the Upland Island Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...

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Steinhagen Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (409)-429-3491 Distance: 42.21 miles

Points of interest in this majestic "Big Thicket" region of Texas include four National Forests and an Indian Reservation.

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Kisatchie Hills Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 47.49 miles

The Kisatchie Hills Wilderness now contains a total of 8,679 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Louisiana. In 1980 the Kisatchie Hills Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an a...

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Cane River National Heritage Area Park

6 Activites Phone: (318)-356-5555 Email: jcarter@caneriverheritage.org Distance: 51.64 miles

More than 300-years of history are etched into the rural landscape of colonial forts, plantations, churches, cemeteries, and homes that comprise Cane River National Heritage Area. Historically, this region lay at the intersection of the French and Spanish Realms in the New World, with the town of Natchitoches originating as an important 18th century trade center.

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Cane River Creole National Historical Park

Rank: 311 2 Activites Phone: (318)-356-8441 Email: nathan_hatfield@nps.gov Distance: 52.09 miles

The Cane River region is home to a unique culture; the Creoles. The nearly three hundred year relationship between the Cane River Creoles and their homeland was shaped by the river. This relationship was tested by flood, drought, war, and numerous other obstacles. Luckily, their resilience and resourcefulness has allowed the Creole culture to endure and thrive.

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National Forests And Grasslands In Texas Park

11 Activites Email: mailroom_r8_texas@fs.fed.us Distance: 58.15 miles

Recreationists - If you want to avoid areas and trails that have been temporarily blackened by a controlled burn, please check the burn maps on the Fire Information page before visiting the forests or grasslands.____________________________________The National Forests in Texas provide a variety of outdoor recreation opportunities! There are dozens of developed recreation areas and trailheads, offe...

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Red River Waterway National Park

6 Activites Phone: (318)-322-6391 Distance: 65.44 miles

Red River Waterway, LA, now known as the J. Bennett Johnston Waterway, contains five locks and dams on the Red River. The project is operated by the Corps of Engineers and the Red River Waterway Commission. There are fishing, boating, picnicking, and bird watching opportunities at the recreation areas. Many recreation areas are still being developed and two visitor centers are planned.

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Big Thicket National Preserve Park

Rank: 216 11 Activites Email: bith_administration@nps.gov Distance: 68.24 miles

Life of all types abounds in the Big Thicket. This national preserve protects the incredible diversity of life found where multiple habitats converge in southeast Texas. Hiking trails and waterways meander through nine different ecosystems, from longleaf pine forests to cypress-lined bayous. It is a place of discovery, a place to wander and explore, a place to marvel at the richness of nature.

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Wallace Lake National Park

1 Activites Phone: (318)-322-6391 Distance: 71.14 miles

Wallace Lake, LA, which is operated by the Corps, has facilities at the dam for bank fishing.

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Kisatchie National Forest Park

14 Activites Email: shantelleslaughter@fs.fed.us Distance: 76.66 miles

There are many recreational activities throughout the Kisatchie National Forest.  Click on the "Find an Area" tab to the right of the screen and select the District you are interested in to see what they have to offer. Fishing and Hunting on the Kisatchie National Forest is in a setting with some of Louisiana's most beautiful landscapes. The regulations for Louisiana Hunting and Fishing are applie...

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Big Slough Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 80.73 miles

The Big Slough Wilderness now contains a total of 3,455 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Texas. In 1984 the Big Slough Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...incr...

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Huston Park Wilderness

1 Activites Distance: 95.00 miles

The Huston Park Wilderness now contains a total of 30,588 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Wyoming. In 1984 the Huston Park Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of ".....

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Grand Cote National Wildlife Refuge Park

5 Activites Email: lakeophelia@fws.gov Distance: 95.76 miles

Grand Cote National Wildlife Refuge was established in 1989 to provide valuable waterfowl habitat in the Mississippi/Red River floodplain as part of the North American Waterfowl Management Plan. The 6,000 acre refuge is located in Avoyelles Parish outside of Marksville, Louisiana. Prior to clearing, this productive bottomland hardwood ecosystem provided ideal habitat for forest wildlife, but the...

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Caddo Lake National Park

1 Activites Phone: (318)-949-1804 Distance: 98.24 miles

Caddo Lake, LA has facilities for bank fishing at the dam, which is operated by the Corps.

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Bayou Bodcau Reservoir National Park

9 Activites Phone: (318)-322-6391 Distance: 98.88 miles

Bayou Bodcau in LA and AR is a flood-control project with no permanent pool. A major waterfowl management and upland game management area is located here. The cabin of an original settler of the area is available for use by the public in classroom study.

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Sabine National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (337)-762-3816 Email: sabine@fws.gov Distance: 99.23 miles

Sabine NWR,about 8 miles south of Hackberry, on State Highway 27, was established in 1937 to provide habitat for migratory waterfowl and other birds. The refuge consists of a basin of wetlands located between the Gulf's beach cheniers (oak ridges)and the coastal prairie, which is one of the most productive and fertile areas of North America. It encompasses 124,511 acres of fresh,intermediate...

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Cameron Prairie National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (337)-598-2216 Email: cameronprairie@fws.gov Distance: 99.66 miles

Cameron Prairie National Wildlife Refuge was established to preserve and protect wintering waterfowl and their habitat. It was the first refuge established under the auspices of the North American Waterfowl Management Plan. The refuge is located approximately 25 miles southeast of Lake Charles, Louisiana, in north central Cameron Parish. It contains 9,621 acres that include fresh marsh, coastal...

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Creole Nature Trail National Park

Phone: 180-0456 Distance: 99.93 miles

Known as Louisiana's Outback, the Creole Nature Trail meanders through marshes, prairies, and along the Gulf of Mexico. As you loop through Calcasieu and Cameron parishes in Southwest Louisiana, view alligators and birds up close and in the wild, along with colorful wildflowers and rare cheniers shaped by salty winds.

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Catahoula National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (318)-992-5261 Email: catahoula@fws.gov Distance: 103.58 miles

Catahoula National Wildlife Refuge, located in east central Louisiana, 12 miles east of Jena, was established in 1958 as a wintering area for migratory waterfowl. The refuge contains 25,162 acres divided into two units. The 6,671 acre Headquarters Unit borders nine miles of the northeast shore of Catahoula Lake, a 26,000 acre natural wetland renowned for its large concentrations of migratory wat...

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Lacassine National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (337)-774-5923 Email: lacassine@fws.gov Distance: 104.82 miles

Lacassine NWR, in Cameron and Evangeline Parishes in southwestern Louisiana, was established on 12/30/37 by Executive Order No. 7780 as "a refuge and breeding ground for migratory birds and other wildlife." The refuge is nearly 35,000 acres in size, including 653 acres leased from the Cameron Parish School Board. The vegetation types occurring on the refuge are primarily water tolerant gras...

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Lacassine Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 107.51 miles

The Lacassine Wilderness now contains a total of 3,346 acres and is managed by the Fish & Wildlife Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Louisiana. In 1976 the Lacassine Wilderness became part of the now over 110 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age ...

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Texas Point National Wildlife Refuge Park

4 Activites Phone: (409)-971-2909 Email: null Distance: 109.99 miles

Bayous weave through a seemingly endless expanse of cordgrass, reptilian eyes at the water's surface witness the ever-changing variety of waterfowl, and the call of the clapper rail reverberates through the marsh. For hundreds of years, many of the sights and sounds within this dynamic eco-system have gone untouched. Under the protective umbrella of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the hope ...

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