The north end of Cane River National Heritage Area conveniently begins in historic Natchitoches, LA. Natchitoches is located between the cities of Shreveport, LA to the northwest and Alexandria, LA to the south, and six miles off of Interstate 49.
Airports and flight connections are available in both Shreveport and Alexandria.Traveling from Dallas, TX to Natchitoches, LA take I-20 to Shreveport and exit on I-49 traveling south. Traveling from south Louisiana take I-49 north. Travel on Hwy 6 from points in central TX and MS.

Visit the Natchitoches Convention and Visitors Bureau website for more information or call at 1-800-259-1714.

Oakland landscape and fog

Cane River Lake NPS Photo

Last updated: May 18, 2017

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Mailing Address:

Cane River National Heritage Area, Inc
1115 Washington Street

Natchitoches, LA 71457


(318) 356-5555

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