North Toledo Bend State Park

  • North Toledo Bend State Park
  • North Toledo Bend State Park

North Toledo Bend State Park

  • Location: 2907 N. Toledo Park Road, Zwolle, LA 71486

Project Planning

OVERVIEW:

Parish: Sabine; population: 24,199

Acreage: 911

Established: 1976

AMENITIES:

Overnight: 10 cabins, 63 campsites, group camp

Features: boat launch, fishing pier, picnic area/pavilions, swimming pool, playground, meeting room, nature/hiking trails

Tourism Region (Marketing): Crossroads

Hours of Operation: Office: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Sun-Thurs, 8 a.m. – 10 p.m. Fri-Sat; Gates: 6 a.m. – 9 p.m. Sun-Thurs, 6 a.m. – 10 p.m. Fri-Sat

VISITATION:

FY 2019: 34,393

FY 2018:  35,830

FY 2017:  44,213

Cabin Occupancy (10 cabins): 17.69% weekday | 73.89% weekend

Campsite Nights Occupied: 4,471

In-state Visitation: 83% Out of State Visitation 17%

Revenue/Expenditures:

Revenue by Facility

Day Use - $19,888.00

Premium & Improved Campsites - $105,526.09

Tent Campsites -

Cabins - $193,341.73

Lodges -

Group Camps - $57,813.89

Pavilions - $168.31

Meeting Rooms - $3,943.00

OTHER Revenue sources:

Keltec LLC-Coin Operated Washers/Dryers - Annual Lease: $4500

POTENTIAL PROJECTS:

  • Whole park concession

  • Lodging expansion

  • Timeshare

  • Rock climbing

  • Zip lines

  • Restaurant

  • Concession stand/park store

  • Marina

  • Aquatic adventure barge

POTENTIAL CHALLENGES:

  • LWCF for non-outdoor recreational uses

OTHER:

  • LWCF Protected Site

  • Located on Toledo Bend Reservoir, which is nationally recognized for Bass fishing