Hike Less Than Five Miles To This Spectacular Swimming Spot In Louisiana
Clocking in at an impressive 1,786 acres, the Bogue Chitto State Park is a picture-perfect spot to spend an afternoon exploring Louisiana’s natural scenery. With a visitor’s center, multiple picnic pavilions, a water playground, and 11 (yes, 11!) fishing ponds, it’s no wonder why this state park has attracted visitors from all over the state.
There are more than seven miles of nature trails to explore, plus another 10+ equestrian trails that weave throughout the park. One trail, in particular, leads to a picturesque little swimming spot that’s perfect for warm-weather adventures. Let’s check it out.
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For more information, be sure to check out the park’s website, and don’t forget to give them a follow on Facebook. If you’ve ever visited Bogue Chitto State Park, we’d love to hear from you! Share your experience with us in the comments.
Address: Bogue Chitto State Park, 17049 State Park Blvd, Franklinton, LA 70438, USA
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