Tickfaw State Park

Tickfaw State Park


Location:32 miles southeast of Baton Rouge and 7 miles from the center of Springfield on LA 1037.
Facilities:30 improved campsites, 20 unimproved tent sites, comfort stations, 14 cabins (2 @di), group camp, picnic areas, group shelters, playground, canoe rentals, water playground, trails (é), exhibits, outdoor amphitheater, nature center, gift shop.
Activities:Camping, canoeing, hiking, bicycling, skating, birding, wildife viewing, guided canoe tours, interpretive programs.
Special Features:Park is a nature-based recreational site, designed for nature study and conservation education. Its mile-long boardwalk trail passes through four distinct ecosystems: cypress-tupelo swamp, bottomland hardwood forest, mixed pine and hardwood forest, and the riparian area of Tickfaw River.
Address:27225 Patterson Rd
Springfield, LA 70462

Phone:225-294-5020
Phone: 888-981-2020;
Web: www.crt.state.la.us/parks/itickfaw.aspx
Size: 1,200 acres.

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