Spring is just around the corner!

Photo of the native azalea which occurs on the Kisatchie NF.

It is a beautiful time to be out in the Kisatchie National Forest as the wild azalea shrubs and dogwood trees bloom.  Alexandria/Pineville residents have three areas near trails which have many of these beautiful plants.  Click here for more information on where these trails are located on the Calcasieu Ranger District.

Welcome to the Kisatchie!

With over 604,000 acres to explore, you can find an activity to enjoy on the Kisatchie National Forest.  Whether you like to fish, hunt, kayak, mountain bike, run, hike, canoe, horseback, motor bike, camp… Kisatchie National Forest has a destination for you.  Visit your National Forest today!



2018-2019 Catahoula & Red Dirt Preserve Permit

2018-2019 Catahoula & Red Dirt National Wildlife Managment Preserve Permit

2018-2019 Hunting Rules, Regulations and Schedules

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) has released its 2018-2019 hunting regulations booklet.


2018-2019 Hunting Dates for Kisatchie National Forest

Quick reference sheet to the hunting dates for the 2018-2019 hunting season on the Kisatchie National Forest.

2018-2019 Motor Vehicle Use Maps Available

2018-19 Motor Vehicle-Use Maps available online.

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Photo of the current eagle's nest on the Kisatchie National Forest

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Resource Advisory Committee Page