Lake Charles, Louisiana

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Lake Charles, Louisiana, USA

Recreation in Lake Charles, Louisiana

State Parks

  • Sam Houston Jones State Park 337-855-2665
    107 Sutherland Road, Lake Charles, LA 70611
    Because the caretakers of this 1,087-acre park have worked to keep the land in its natural state, abundant wildlife inhabits the area. Tree-filled lagoons and a mixed... more info  map

Lakes & Marinas

  • Bowtie Marina 337-478-0130
    1245 Giovanni Street, Lake Charles, LA 70601
    This is a full service marina with a ship store, boat slips, gasoline & diesel and mechanics available.  more info  map

Recreation Areas

  • Tuten Park 337-491-1280
    3801 Nelson Road, Lake Charles, LA 70601
    Nelson Road South of Interstate 210
    A 20 acre nature park with natural woods, walking paths, butterfly garden and picnic tables. more info  map


  • Petro Bowl 337-477-7554
    630 Petro Point Drive, Lake Charles, LA 70607
    Open Monday through Sunday from 9 a.m. until 11 p.m., Petro Bowl offers lots of family fun, a concession stand and lounge. Leagues are available for new members. more info  map


  • Mallard Cove Golf Course 337-491-1204
    I-210 Exit 10B, Lake Charles, LALocated on the Old Chennault Airbase
    Mallard Cove is a championship layout design with Women's tees, Senior tees, Medium tees and Championship tees. The course features 25 large bunkers and water hazards... more info

  • Pine Shadows Golf Course 337-433-8681
    750 Goodman Road, Lake Charles, LA 70601
    Pine Shadows is a challenging 18-hole course with two putting greens and a driving range.  more info

Outfitters & Guides

  • Big Lake Guide Service 337-598-3268
    150 Junis Granger Road, Lake Charles, LA 70601
    Light tackle and fly fishing for specks, reds & flounder with the only husband and wife charter boat captains in Lousiana. Big Lake Guide Service offers duck hunters... more info  map

  • Calcasieu Charter Service 337-598-4700
    210 Bank Street, Lake Charles, LA 70607
    Their Captains are all USCG and Louisiana licensed professionals with years of experience fishing Calcasieu Lake. They are very friendly, knowledgeable, patient and... more info  map

  • Capt. Scott Ritchey's Louisiana Outfitters 337-302-2320
    151 West Oak Lane, Lake Charles, LA 70605
    Excellent guided duck and goose hunting with lodging and meals in Southwest Louisiana. Great Speckled Trout and Redfishing guided trips on Calcasieu lake with waterfront... more info  map

  • Ron Begnaud's Guide Service 337-477-7584
    725 Iberville Street, Lake Charles, LA 70607
    A Louisiana fly fishing and light tackle guide. more info  map



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