Alexandria, Louisiana

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Alexandria, Louisiana, USA

Recreation in Alexandria, Louisiana

Recreation Areas

  • Camp Beauregard Wildlife Management Area
    Catahoula Lake
    318-443-7049, Folklife demonstrations and activities centered around waterfowl and wildlife are the features of this festival that includes a variety of activities and games for the... more info  map

  • Cotile Recreation Area
    75 Cotile Lake Road, Alexandria, LA 71409
    318-793-8995, Home of the Red River Ramblers Camper Club, this man-made recreational area offers approximately 1,775 acres of water and camping areas, as well as swimming with... more info  map

  • Dewey Wills Wildlife Management Area
    1995 Shreveport Highway, Alexandria, LA 71360
    318-487-5885, Approximately 60,276 acres owned by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries and managed for wildlife as well as outdoor recreation, this wildlife management... more info  map

  • Indian Creek Recreation Area
    Alexander State Forest in Woodsworth
    318-487-5058, Open year round for recreational activities, this recreation area offers 100 acres of developed recreation facilities, 250 acres of primitive camping area and 2,250 acre... more info  map

  • Kincaid Recreation Area
    Kisatchie National Forest, West of Alexandria
    318-443-3903, This lovely lakeside recreation area set among the piney woods of central Louisiana offers campsites, hiking, picnicking, swimming, fishing, boat launches, toilet and... more info  map

  • Saline-Larto Complex
    25 Miles East of Alexandria
    318-466-5776, Offering some of the best crappie fishing in the state, this recreation area spans four Louisiana parishes and features 11,000 acres of cypress-studded fishing waters... more info  map

  • Valentine Lake Recreation Area
    3727 Government Avenue, Alexandria, LA 71301
    West of Alexandria
    318-445-9396, This 46-acre lake and recreational area in Kisatchie National Forest offers hiking and biking trails, picnic facilities, camping units, swimming, fishing and paddle... more info  map

Sports Centers

  • Courtyard Health & Racquet Club
    5616 Jackson Street Extension Building H, Alexandria, LA 71303
    318-487-4141, A membership here will not only get you fit, but also give you access to a large weight room, aerobic classes, clay tennis courts, a circuit training area, basketball,... more info  map

Hiking & Climbing

  • Alexandria Climbing Experience
    2501 North Bolton Avenue, Alexandria, LA 71303
    318-442-4177, Indoor climbing facility with 20-24 foot walls and 2 bouldering areas. Climbing for all ages and abilities.  more info  map

  • Wild Azalea Trail
    Kisatchie National Forest
    318-445-9396, Louisiana's longest, this beautiful 31-mile trail meanders through a remote pine forest with a few creek crossings. The trail has been groomed for both hiking and... more info  map


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