Few Louisianians Have Explored Lake Fausse Pointe State Park, A Hidden Natural Wonder In The Atchafalaya Basin

The Atchafalaya Basin attracts thousands of visitors every year. The nation’s largest river swamp features endless swamps, bayous, and backwater lakes that would appeal to any nature lover. Next time you find yourself in Cajun Country and are looking to bask in some of the most beautiful scenery in the Atchafalaya, consider popping over to Lake Fausse State Park.

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