Announcements & Press Releases
The Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will be drawing down Lake Bistineau, effective July 20. The boat launch will be closed and boat rentals will be suspended for the duration of the drawdown, as water levels will be too low to safely boat in the vicinity of the park. More details in their press release at https://www.wlf.louisiana.gov/news/ldwf-schedules-drawdown-for-lake-bistineau-2021.
Fontainebleau State Park is excited about the upcoming Independence Day holiday weekend and wants to share with its guests some information to help reduce traffic so they can enjoy more time at the park and less time getting to the park.
Out of an abundance of caution for the health of our visitors, event participants, and staff the annual Siege of Port Hudson Civil War Re-enactment that was originally scheduled for March 27 – 28, 2021 has been POSTPONED until November 6-7, 2021.