North on Miller Avenue in Westlake lies the quiet getaway of Riverside Park. With a scenic view of the historic Calcasieu River Bridge, Riverside offers a great place to go fishing with the family. Also, with its location right on the Calcasieu River, the park offers a great launching point to access Lake Charles.
Riverside Park has a public boat launch into the Calcasieu River with access to Lake Charles..
Point of Interest: Lake Charles is accessible from Riverside Park. Once you have launched, make your way south down the Calcasieu River into the lake.
Type of water: Brackish.
Type of access: Canoe / kayak access.
Type of fish typically caught near this launch: bluegill, bass, specks, redfish, black drum, gaspergou.
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