Hike in Kisatchie National Forest
Kisatchie National Forest
Kisatchie National Forest, the only National forest in Louisiana,USA, is located in the state's old growth piney hills and hardwood bottoms of seven central and northern parishes. It totals more than 604,000 acres (2,440 km) of public lands. The forest was designated in 1930 during the administration of U.S. President Herbert Hoover, based on efforts of the Louisiana Forestry Department and its botanist and preservationist Caroline Dormon of Natchitoches Parish.
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