Kincaid Lake Day-Use Area

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

A modern day-use area inside the Kincaid Lake Recreation Complex on the Evangeline Unit in the Calcasieu Ranger District. Kincaid Lake, a 2,600 acre reservoir, provides the setting for this attractive development. Kincaid Recreation Area provides a wide range of outdoor opportunities including camping, swimming, picnicking, boating, water skiing, fishing, hiking, and bicycling. Trash disposal available.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Seasonal closure: Tuesday after Labor Day until April of the next year. Please call 318-793-9427 for current status.
Fees Kincaid Lake Day-Use Area - $3 per vehicle/per day 
Closest Towns: Alexandria
Water: Drinking water, showers
Restroom: Flush Toilets

General Information

Directions: From Alexandria, drive west on Louisiana Highway 28 for 12 miles to Louisiana Highway 121 at Gardner. Turn left (south) and go 0.25 mile to Forest Road 279 (Valentine Road). Turn left (east) on Hwy 279 and go 3.5 miles to Forest Road 205, where you will turn left (north) and proceed to the recreation area entrance and fee station.



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Water Activities

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Boating - Motorized

Boating - Non-Motorized


Sand beach and toilet facilities with showers