Special Fire Restriction Alert
Due to wildfire danger across the state of Louisiana as a result of this year's drought, the Kisatchie National Forest is under Stage 1 fire restrictions effective November 15, 2023 – campfires only permitted in Forest Service developed campgrounds and picnic grounds and only in Forest Service provided manufactured fire grates. Click here for the entire Forest Order.
You'll find a variety of recreational opportunities on the Kisatchie for everyone to enjoy - from hiking, biking, horseback riding, camping, fishing, boating, off-highway vehicle riding, and of course, hunting in Sportsman's Paradise!
Get the “lay of the land” with maps in your format: interactive, downloadable, and print. Handy Motor Vehicle Use Maps are also available for the Kisatchie.
The Kisatchie National Forest is under a Stage 1 Fire Restriction. Campfires allowed in Forest Service approved fire grates only.
Prescribed fire is an important management tool for Kisatchie National Forest Management . Visit the Fire Management page for more information.