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Talladega National Forest - Oakmulgee Districe Hiking Fishing Camping Boating

Brent, AL 35034 (180.721 miles)

The Talladega National Forest is divided into three Ranger Districts:  Oakmulgee District lies in the central part of the state, south of Tuscaloosa County in Hale, Tuscaloosa, Bibb, Perry, Chilton and Dallas Counties.  The Shoal Creek and Talladega Districts are located in the northeastern part of the state in Cherokee, Calhoun, Cleburne, Talladega and Clay Counties.  The Talladega and Shoal Creek Divisions of Talladega National Forest topography is comprised of upland hills and low mountains with predominantly moderately steep slopes.  Oakmulgee Division of Talladega National Forest consists of level to moderately sloping, broad ridges with stream terraces and broad floodplains.

Official Website: Talladega National Forest - Oakmulgee Districe

Little River State Forest Hiking Fishing Camping Horseback Boating

Atmore, AL 36502 (181.543 miles)

Located just 12 miles north of Interstate 65 at Atmore and beneath towering pines, this 960-acre park provides fishing and swimming on a 25-acre lake.  Campers can wander the trails or enjoy the water from daylight to dark.

Official Website: Little River State Forest

Bayou Pierre Hiking Hunting

Minden, LA 71055 (181.934 miles)

LDWF owned. Bottomland hardwoods. Hunting and birdwatching.

Official Website: Bayou Pierre

Bodcau Fishing Hunting Camping Boating

Minden, LA 71055 (181.934 miles)

Locatedin Bossier and Webster Parishes. Boating, fishing,birding, hunting and camping are available. Ivan Lake is a man-made reservoir available for use.

Official Website: Bodcau

Jackson Bienville WMA Hunting

Minden, LA 71055 (181.934 miles)

Located in Jackson, Bienville, and Lincoln parishes. Rolling pine hills and bottomland hardwoods. Hunting and trapping.

Official Website: Jackson Bienville WMA

Loggy Bayou WMA Hiking Fishing Hunting Camping

Minden, LA 71055 (181.934 miles)

Located in Bossier Parish. Hunting, sport and commercial fishing. Bird watching and nature study groups. Camping

Official Website: Loggy Bayou WMA

Soda Lake WMA Hiking Hunting Biking

Minden, LA 71055 (181.934 miles)

Located in Caddo parish. Access is limited to walk-in and bicycle. Hunting, wildlife and bird viewing

Official Website: Soda Lake WMA

Atchafalaya Delta WMA Fishing Hunting Boating

New Iberia, LA 70506 (182.110 miles)

Located at the mouths of the Atchafalaya River and Wax Lake Outlet in St.Mary Parish. Fishing and hunting. Only accessible by boat.

Official Website: Atchafalaya Delta WMA

Paul M. Grist State Park Hiking Fishing Camping Biking Boating

Selma, AL 36701 (184.406 miles)

Tranquility prevails in this beautiful 1,080-acre park as visitors enjoy the relaxing atmosphere around the park's 100-acre lake. Recreational opportunities include swimming, fishing, boating, picnicking, hiking and camping.

Official Website: Paul M. Grist State Park

Biloxi WMA Fishing Hunting Boating

New Iberia, LA 70560 (185.661 miles)

Located in upper St. Bernard Parish. Excellent producer of fish, shrimp, crab, and waterfowl. Hunting and fishing. Accessible only by boat.

Official Website: Biloxi WMA