Sandstone Multiple Use Trail Reopens

The Sandstone Multi-use trial will open on Saturday, April 19.  The popular motorized trail is seasonally closed...

Caney Ranger District Road Closure

Caney District Ranger, Tonika Goins has reported Forest Road 837 to be closed...

Caney Fishing Derby 2014

Come out and enjoy a great time with your children on Saturday, April 12. You may contact Caney Ranger District for more information 318-927-2061.

Bridge Reopens in Evangeline Unit

Bridge reopens in Evangeline Unit

Kisatchie Slough Bridge Construction Continues

Due to the recent heavy rains on Thursday, October 31st the temporary crossing in place for the new permanent Kisatchie Bayou Slough Bridge, currently under construction, is closed...




Dog-Deer DN Feb 2012

Dog-Deer Decision Notice and FONSI February 2012

Kisatchie National Forest Day

Kisatchie National Forest is hosting an event on Saturday, March 15th as part of the month-long Central Louisiana Outdoor Adventure Festival...

Dog-Deer EA Feb 2012

Dog-Deer Environmental Assessment 2012

La. Wildlife & Fisheries News Release

The US District Court for the Western District of Louisiana has ruled that the US Forest Service acted properly in their ban of hunting deer with dogs in the Kisatchie National Forest (KNF)...

Kisatchie Bayou Bridge Set for Replacement

The Kisatchie Bayou slough bridge, located along the Longleaf Trail National Scenic Byway in Natchitoches Parish, is scheduled for replacement...

Forest Supervisor Receives Statewide Conservation Award

Michael Balboni, Forest Supervisor of Kisatchie National Forest will receive the prestigious Professional Conservationist Award from the Louisiana Wildlife Federation (LWF) on Saturday, February 23rd at the annual LWF convention in Baton Rouge...

Kisatchie National Forest Officer Receives Award

LPB’s news program Louisiana the State We’re In covers Jim Caldwell’s Smokey Bear Award ceremony.


Planting Longleaf Pine on Kisatchie National Forest

The Kisatchie National Forest is welcoming new seedlings at a rate of more than 4,000 a day...

Controlled Burns Maintains Healthy Forest

Local residents may see smoke in forested areas as forest managers with Kisatchie National Forest conduct controlled burns. Fire is a tool used by forest managers to achieve several goals....