Jimmie Davis State Park

Jimmie Davis State Park


Location:12 miles east of Jonesboro off LA 4.
Facilities:9 premium campsites (all prime waterfront locations with water and electric hookups), 64 improved campsites, 17 cabins, 17 lodges, group camp, comfort stations, picnic area, group shelters, playground, trails, swimming beach and bathhouse, 2 fishing piers, bait shop, 2 boat launches.
Activities:Camping, boating, fishing, swimming, hiking, bicycling, birding.
Special Features:Park sits on a peninsula that juts into 4,970-acre Caney Lake. It is named for Jimmie Davis, who was governor of Louisiana from 1944-48 and 1960-64 and was also famous as a country-western and gospel singer.
Address:1209 State Park Rd
Chatham, LA 71226

Phone:318-249-2595
Phone: 888-677-2263;
Web: www.crt.state.la.us/parks/ijimmiedavis.aspx
Size: 294 acres.

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