Rental cabins at 3 Louisiana state parks to reopen after 2016 floods


Lt. Governor Billy Nungesser and the Office of State Parks Wednesday announced the reopening of cabins at Lake Bistineau, Lake Fausse Pointe and Tickfaw State Parks.

Nungesser said reservations can be made, effective immediately, for stays beginning Monday, Oct. 22.

“It’s my pleasure to be able to announce that all Louisiana State Parks will be nearly fully operational in October following the March and August floods of 2016,” said Lt. Governor Nungesser, whose office oversees the Office of State Parks.

“Our staff has worked tirelessly to get these cabins available for our guests, and we look forward to continuing to provide quality outdoor recreation in Louisiana.”

Cabins 1–8 at Lake Fausse Pointe State Park are reopening in this stage, with the remaining cabins anticipated to reopen by late winter/early spring 2019.

Lake Fausse State Park occupies 6,000 acres in the Atchafalaya Basin.

Nungesser said reservations at Louisiana State Parks facilities can be made by visiting, 7 days a week, 7:30 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. cst, or by calling 877-226-7652, Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. CST.

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