Address:
2907 North Toledo Park Road
Zwolle, LA 71486

Coordinates:
31.563855, -93.735598

Park Map:

Hours of Operation:
Site is open daily.

Gate Opening Times:
Sunday through Thursday
  • open at 6 a.m.
  • close at 9 p.m.
Friday, Saturday and days preceding holidays.
  • open at 6 a.m.
  • close at 10 p.m.
Entrance Station Hours:
Sunday through Thursday
  • 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday, Saturday and days preceding holidays.
  • 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Entrance Fees
  • $3 per person
  • Free for seniors (62 & older)
  • Free for children (3 & under)

Phone:
318-645-47151-888-677-6400

Email:
toledobend@crt.la.gov


Online Reservations

North Toledo Bend State Park sign

Located on Toledo Bend Reservoir, one of the country's largest man-made reservoirs, North Toledo Bend State Park provides a venue for a wide variety of water-related activities in a pleasant environment. And for land-based activities, more than 900 acres are available for camping, picnicking, hiking, and relaxing in the heart of nature.↓ show more

Available day-use facilities include a meeting room which can be reserved for group functions, a full size swimming pool with restrooms for the summer season, and a laundry with all the conveniences for a long or short stay in the park. Nearby are entrances to two hiking/biking trails - a 1.5-mile loop and a more demanding 4-mile loop.

A boat launch with a double ramp, a large parking lot, boat rentals, and a fish cleaning station, provides access to the reservoir. Organizations associated with the Toledo Bend Reservoir host numerous freshwater fishing competitions which attract fishermen from around the country. Fishing, swimming, boating, hiking, picnicking, and relaxing--all of these activities and more are yours to enjoy at North Toledo Bend State Park. ↑ show less



North Toledo Bend State Park on Facebook

The Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) program promotes outdoor recreation, ranging from land acquisition to development of park facilities.
This Louisiana State Park site has received assistance from the LWCF.

Reservable Facilities
A $6 non-refundable fee will be assessed on each reservation transaction made online, via phone, or as a walk-in.

Cabins/Group Camp: Basic cookware, cooking utensils, dinnerware, silverware, towels and linens are provided. Bring your own food and personal supplies; group camp visitors will also need to bring their own dishes, silverware, paper products, bathroom tissue, towels and linens. (click here for facility pictures and layouts)

Deluxe Cabins (map)Oct. 1-31, 2018: Use PARKTOBER code
$85/night plus tax
$150/night plus tax, Sun-Thurs
$175/night plus tax, Fri-Sat
10 available, 2 are ADA compliant; sleeps up to 6 people with 1 double bed, 2 single beds and 1 sofa sleeper
Group CampOct. 1-31, 2018: Use PARKTOBER code
$330/night plus tax
$600/night plus tax
Includes dining hall/kitchen and 5 dormitories, sleeping up to 150 people
Pavilions$50/day2 available; Maximum Occupancy of 40 people, each.
*Units are equipped with electrical lighting and grills/fire rings.
Meeting Room$100/day plus taxCapacity is 60 people for both Conference and Theatre set-ups
CLICK FOR RENTAL INFORMATION

Additional Information About Overnight Facilities


Camping:
A $6 non-refundable fee will be assessed on each reservation transaction made online, via phone, or as a walk-in.

(map of sites 1-27)  (map of sites 28-62)

8 Premium Campsites (all prime location campsites, with water and electrical hookup)Oct. 1-31, 2018: Use PARKTOBER code
$17/night plus tax

The America the Beautiful Senior and Access Pass discounts cannot be applied to this special rate.
$33/night plus tax, Fri-Sat
$30/night plus tax, Sun-Thurs, Apr-Sept
$25/night plus tax, Sun-Thurs, Oct-Mar
55 Improved Campsites (water and electrical hookup)Oct. 1-31, 2018: Use PARKTOBER code
$14/night plus tax

The America the Beautiful Senior and Access Pass discounts cannot be applied to this special rate.
$28/night plus tax, Fri-Sat
$25/night plus tax, Sun-Thurs, Apr-Sept
$20/night plus tax, Sun-Thurs, Oct-Mar
America the Beautiful Senior and Access Passes (formerly Golden Age & Golden Access Passports) (Available through the National Park Service. Click here for more information)
Holders of the Passes, whose state of residence also honors the America the Beautiful pass, are entitled to a 50% reduction on camping fees at Louisiana State Parks. (Passport holders are allowed one site per passport).

Additional Fees

Use of Personal Golf Carts on State Park Property - $10/cart per day; $100 annual permit available. Proof of cart insurance required; must be operated by a licensed driver.


State Park Operated Rentals

Rental Boats

Flat Bottom Boats$20 per dayincludes 2 paddles and 3 life jackets
Canoes$7 per hour or
$25 per day
includes paddles, life jackets
  • Additional life jackets can be rented for $2 each where available
  • Price varies with concessionaire rentals - please contact site to check availability and rates

Hiking

Trails at North Toledo Bend State Park
  • Trail A -- 1-1/2 miles
  • Trail B -- 4 miles

On-Site Activities:

Swimming Pool
  • Pools are open Memorial Day weekend to August 1 and closed Monday-Wednesday for maintenance, except for holiday Mondays. When pools are open on a holiday Monday, the pools will be closed for maintenance on the Tuesday-Thursday following the holiday Monday.
  • From August 1 through Labor Day, pools will be open on modified schedules. Please check with the individual parks for specific days and hours of operation. All pool schedules are subject to change.


Birding

A Birder's Guide to Louisiana gives directions to over 100 areas for birding throughout the state, includes maps, Louisiana specialties, and contains beautiful photography and checklists of Louisiana birds and other wildlife. The Guide was produced through a partnership between the Atchafalaya National Heritage Area and the American Birding Association.

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