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Locations

Lakes, Bayous, Streams, Marshland & Even the Gulf!

Glistening waters are in abundance in Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana, perfect for catching that peaceful sunrise or warm sunset.  There are miles of beaches, rivers and swamps.  In the northern parts of the parish, you'll find piney woods, a two-tier prison and rural towns and farms.  Haunted cemeteries and homes can be found in the Lake Charles area.  Southwest Louisiana is a growing area with unique cities, towns and rural areas all in its midst. 

 

Rural Settings

 

  • Barns and Farm Scenes
  • Rice fields
  • Quaint, rural downtown squares
  • Unspoiled beaches along the Gulf of Mexico
  • Exotic Fishing & Oil Villages
  • Alligator Marshes

 

Historic Mansions and Scenery

 

 

  • National Register Historic District
  • 40 blocks of turn-of-the-century buildings
  • Mix of grand mansions and working class homes
  • Massive oak trees throughout


Southwest Louisiana has a variety of different looks.  If you don't find what you are looking for here, please contact the Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Film Commission at 800-456-7952 or contact Will Precht, wprecht@visitlakecharles.org for customized file pulls.