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Adventure Point

Kick off your Creole Nature Trail journey at Creole Nature Trail Adventure Point—a free, fun attraction that immerses you in nature and Louisiana’s unique culture. Read More →


Annually home to more than 400 bird species, making it one of the Top 10 Birding/Birdwatch Destinations in the country. Read More →

Guided Tours

From the excitement of zooming through the marshes with Airboats Rides and Alligators to the awe inspiring Grosse Savanne Eco-Tours, you will get the best view of our area. Read More →


Known as Louisiana's Outback, Southwest Louisiana ranks as one of the top waterfowl hunting environments in the nation. Read More →


Numerous waterways along the Creole Nature Trail offer perfect locations to drop a line, tip your sun hat forward, and wait for a nibble. Read More →

Creole Nature Trail  All-American Road


Alligators, birds, wildlife refuges, marshland, Gulf beaches, hunting, fishing and Cajun culture abound along the more than 180-mile Creole Nature Trail All-American Road. In Louisiana’s Outback, one of America’s “Last Great Wildernesses,” you have the opportunity to experience world-famous wildlife habitats and estuaries. The Creole Nature Trail is a journey through a wild and rugged terrain unique to Louisiana.

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Download the App

A FREE personal tour app is available in iTunes and Google Play (just search "Creole" or select from the links below). Don't have a smartphone? Check-out a GPS Explorer® handheld unit at the Lake Charles Visitors Bureau located at 1205 N. Lakeshore Drive, Lake Charles, Louisiana.

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Climb aboard an air boat and zoom through the marshes! Read More →
The only white sand, inland beach in Louisiana is also located along the shores of the lake. Read More →
We have experienced fishing guides to show you the hottest spots to lure in your catch of the day. Read More →
There's nothing like packing up your car with supplies and heading out to catch some crabs for a boil! Read More →
During the fall hunting season, you'll see hundreds of thousands of waterfowl who winter here - smac Read More →
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