Lake D’Arbonne State Park

  • Lake DArbonne State Park
  • Lake DArbonne State Park

Lake D’Arbonne State Park

  • Location: 3628 Evergreen Road, Farmerville, LA 71241

Project Planning

OVERVIEW:

Parish: Union; population: 22,539

Acreage: 603

Established: 1979

AMENITIES:

Overnight: 16 cabins, 2 lodges, 58 campsites, group camp

Features: boat launch, fishing piers, picnic area/pavilions, playground, swimming pool, disc golf, tennis courts, nature center/meeting room, nature trails

Tourism Region (Marketing): Sportsman’s Paradise

VISITATION:

FY 2017: 67,852

FY 2016: 81,195

Cabin Occupancy (16 cabins):

32.36% weekday

67.63% weekend

Campsite Nights Occupied: 5,277

Revenue/Expenditures:

FY 2017 Revenue

$571,910.90

FY 2017 Expenses

$695,069.70

FY 2017 Deficit

($123,158.80)

POTENTIAL PROJECTS:

  • Whole park concession

  • Lodging expansion

  • Timeshare

  • Rock climbing

  • Zip line

  • Restaurant

  • Concession stand/park store

  • Tournament-style marina

  • Bait stand

POTENTIAL CHALLENGES:

  • LWCF for non-outdoor recreational uses

OTHER:

  • LWCF Protected Site