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    Cane River

    National Heritage Area Louisiana

Getting Around

Horse and Carriage in Historic District, Photo by John Lees
The Cane River National Heritage Area includes roughly 116,000 acres and is located in rural northwestern Louisiana.
There is no public transportation although carriage and trolley rides are available in the downtown historic district.
Photo by NPS

Did You Know?

Couple gardening in heritage area, Photo by NPS

The City of Natchitoches, Louisiana located in the Cane River National Heritage Area is also known throughout the nation as the "City of Lights," because of the annual Christmas Festival which takes place the first Saturday in December.