From beautiful, sprawling gardens and picturesque parks to the ever-flowing waters of the Bayou Desiard and the Ouachita River (listed as one of America's 10 most beautiful rivers by National Geographic magazine), Monroe-West Monroe, Louisiana has all the makings of an unforgettable outdoor getaway.
Beyond the stunning surroundings and lush landscape, there are countless outdoor experiences that will have you coming back for more. Take on fascinating nature trails. Put your archery skills to the test. Get up close and personal with wildlife. Indulge in local cuisine while overlooking our city’s blackwater rivers. Whatever you choose to do, you’re sure to make lifelong memories.
Explore our area’s top outdoor activities and map out a one-of-a-kind North Louisiana adventure of your own.