Basic Information

Weather in central Louisiana can be unpredictable. Summers are typically hot and humid, and winters are relatively mild. The area is also subject to severe thunderstorms, hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes. Visitors should be prepared for changing weather conditions.

Entrance Fees:

Cane River NHA - $0.00

Cane River NHA does not charge a federal entrance fee, however, partners may charge entrance fees, and may have separate operating hours. See, for more information

Grand Ecore Visitor Center

The US Army Corps of Engineers Visitor Center is located at Grand Ecore, a small community about four miles north of Natchitoches, Louisiana, and commands a panoramic view from a bluff 80 feet above the Red River.

Last updated: July 28, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Cane River National Heritage Area, Inc
1115 Washington Street

Natchitoches, LA 71457



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