Magnolia Tree and Fence, Photo by NPS
The National Red Dirt Wildlife Management Area is located within Kisatchie National Forest. This area is popular  for various outdoor activities including camping and hunting. State licenses and regulations apply along with additional management preserve permits that are available through the National Forest Service. Seasonal designated camping areas or "hunting camps" are establish in and around the management preserve during permitted gaming seasons. Be careful to observe gun safety and hunting regulations. Fishing and hunting licenses may be purchased at retail outlets or at the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff's Office.

Public Campsites - For complete camping information contact:

     Kisatchie National Forest
     Call for information: 318-472-1840
     Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana
     U.S. Forest Service:

Visitors that prefer to park RV's near downtown Natchitoches the following camping areas are available:

Private Campgrounds - Contact:
     * Dogwood Ridge Camper Park
       (318) 352-8619
     * Nakatosh RV Park
       (318) 352-0911
     * Sibley Lake Mini Mart
       (318) 352-6708

Photo by NPS

Last updated: April 14, 2015

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Mailing Address:

Cane River National Heritage Area, Inc
1115 Washington Street

Natchitoches, LA 71457



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