2019 Annual Passes are here!

The Day Use Pass is $30 and is valid for one year from month and year of purchase. It can be used in all Kisatchie National Forest day use areas where fees are charged. Day use includes hiking, picnicking, fishing, sightseeing, picking berries, etc. NOT for CAMPING or TRAIL RIDING.

The Trail Use Pass is $50 and is valid for one year from month and year of purchase. It can be used in all Kisatchie NF multiple use trail systems when open. Multiple use includes horseback riding, 4-wheelers, dirt bikes, mountain bikes, and hiking. NOT for CAMPING.

Expiration Example: If you purchase in March 2019, pass expires March 31, 2020.

Passes may be purchased at the Kisatchie NF Supervisor’s Office (2500 Shreveport Hwy, Pineville, 318-473-7160), Calcasieu Ranger District (9912 Hwy 28 West, Boyce, 318-793-9427), Caney RD (3288 Hwy 79, Homer, 318-927-2061), Catahoula RD (5325 LA Hwy 8, Bentley, 318-765-3554), Kisatchie RD (229 Dogwood Park Rd, Provencal, 318-472-1840), and Winn RD (12319 U.S. Hwy 84 West, Winnfield, 318-628-4664). Call for office hours.

Passes may also be purchased via mail. Send your check or money order payable to U.S. Forest Service, include your name and which pass you want. Mail to Kisatchie NF, 2500 Shreveport Hwy, Pineville, LA, 71360. Attn: FRONT DESK.

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