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Take in breathtaking glimpses of nature at D'Arbonne Pointe.
Whether you prefer a cabin set up or an RV site, D'Arbonne Pointe will set your family up perfectly on your next vacation. Spanning over 15,000 acres, Lake D’Arbonne is one of the largest and prettiest lakes in all of Louisiana. Enjoy time on the lake boating or fishing, or see what else the area has to offer including disc golfing, tennis, and mountain biking. You'll have plenty of options to choose between here!
Far removed from the concrete jungles or major cities, D'Arbonne Pointe puts you on the lakefront and close to several parks including Lake Claiborne State Park, Jimmie Davis State Park, and Lincoln Parish Park. By land or by water, there is so much to see!
Lake D’Arbonne, one of the largest and prettiest lakes in all of Louisiana is about as good as it gets. Boasting over 100 miles of shoreline, the lake is chalked full of a variety of fish including catfish, sac-à-lait (crappie), and bass. The hours will go by in a flash while you're out on the lake!
Host your next reunion on the shores of Lake D'Arbonne with D'Arbonne Pointe! This lakefront getaway is ideal for a number of reasons including flexibility. Guests can stay over either in cabins or RV sites. The stunning views of the lake and access to nearby grocery stores and parks also are a huge bonus that will surely help your planning process go smoother.
Lake D'Arbonne is known for its great fishing opportunities. Some of the best fishing spots in or around the lake include:
The North End - This area of the lake is known for its abundance of large bass, catfish, and crappie. The North End is also home to several creeks and channels that provide excellent cover for fish.
The Dam - The spillway and the dam area of the lake are popular spots for catching big bass. The strong current in this area attracts a variety of fish, including catfish and stripers.
The South End - The South End of the lake is known for its large population of crappie, bream, and catfish. This area is also home to several deep-water structures, such as brush piles and drop-offs, that provide excellent habitat for fish.
The Main Lake - Fishing on the main lake can be productive all year round, with bass, crappie, catfish, and bream being caught in good numbers.
The Caney Creek area - This area is known for its excellent crappie fishing, and the creek is a good spot for finding schools of crappie in the spring and fall.
Lake D'Arbonne State Park located in Farmerville, Louisiana, offers several hiking trails that take visitors through the park's diverse natural environment. Here are some of the hiking trails in the park:
Nature Trail: This easy, paved trail is a 0.5-mile loop that takes visitors through the park's wooded areas. Along the trail, visitors can see a variety of plant and animal life, including wildflowers and birds.
Mountain Bike Trail: This intermediate trail is a 3.7-mile loop that winds through the park's hilly terrain. The trail is designed for mountain biking, but can also be enjoyed by hikers. This trail offers scenic views of the lake and the surrounding landscape.
Fishing Trail: This easy, paved trail is a 0.5-mile loop that takes visitors along the lake's shoreline. The trail offers several fishing spots and picnic areas.
Wildlife Viewing Trail: This easy, paved trail is a 0.5-mile loop that takes visitors through the park's wetlands and woodlands. Along the trail, visitors can see a variety of plant and animal life, including wildflowers, birds, and other wildlife.
Lake D'Arbonne, located in Farmerville, Louisiana, offers a variety of outdoor recreational activities and area attractions for visitors to enjoy. Here are some popular area attractions around Lake D'Arbonne:
Lake D'Arbonne State Park: This state park offers a variety of recreational activities including hiking, fishing, boating, and camping.
D'Arbonne National Wildlife Refuge: The D'Arbonne National Wildlife Refuge is located on the south end of the lake, offers hiking, fishing and hunting opportunities as well as a variety of bird watching opportunities.
The Ice House Museum: The Ice House Museum is a historic site that tells the story of the ice industry in Farmerville, Louisiana.
Black Bayou Lake National Wildlife Refuge: located in Monroe, LA, it offers hiking trails and nature walks through wetlands and forests.
Biedenharn Museum and Gardens: located in Monroe, LA, it's a Museum that tells the story of the Biedenharn family, who were early bottlers of Coca-Cola.
Louisiana Purchase Gardens and Zoo: located in Monroe, LA, it's a zoo that is home to a variety of animals from around the world.
There is not shortage of great local restaurants near D'Arbonne Pointe that you may enjoy visiting:
Catfish Kitchen: This restaurant serves up delicious catfish, shrimp, and other seafood dishes. They are known for their fried catfish and hush puppies.
The Red Barn: This local favorite serves up American comfort food, with a focus on burgers and sandwiches. They also have a variety of salads and desserts.
The Cattleman: This restaurant offers steaks, burgers, and sandwiches as well as a variety of seafood options. They also have a full bar and live music on the weekends.
The Diner: This casual diner serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. The menu includes a mix of classic American favorites, such as burgers, fries, and milkshakes, as well as some more unique dishes like the shrimp and grits.
The Bistro: This French-inspired bistro serves up a variety of classic French dishes, such as mussels, escargot, and steak frites. They also have a wine list and a variety of desserts.
Lake D'Arbonne is a great destination for a variety of water activities. Here are a few popular options:
Fishing: Lake D'Arbonne is known for its excellent fishing opportunities. Crappie Now recently named Lake D'Arbonne one of the countries top crappie fishing destinations.
Boating: If you don't bring your own boat to launch from our on-site ramp, there are several boat ramps and marinas where you can rent boats or bring your own. You can enjoy cruising around the lake, water skiing, wakeboarding, or tubing.
Jet skiing: Rentals are available for jet skis, which can be a fun and exciting way to explore the lake.
Kayaking and Canoeing: Rentals are available for kayaks and canoes, which can be a peaceful way to explore the lake's many coves and bays.
Swimming: There are several beaches and swim areas around the lake where you can take a dip and cool off.
Wildlife watching: The lake is home to a variety of wildlife, such as ospreys, eagles, and herons. Get views only Lake D'Arbonne can give you from out on the water!
Our cabins are meant to be your home away from home. With your cabin vacation packing list you won't waste a minute of vacation time and you'll be ready to move in, relax and enjoy the comforts of home. Our kitchen features full size appliances and a Keurig coffee maker and the cupboards are stocked with all the glassware, dishware, silverware and cookware necessary for you to cook and enjoy a family meal.
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