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

VISITATION:

FY 2017: 44,213

FY 2016: 54,328

Cabin Occupancy (10 cabins):

35.45% weekday

64.53% weekend occupancy

Campsite Nights Occupied: 5,140

Revenue/Expenditures:

FY 2017 Revenue

$379,734.48

FY 2017 Expenses

$936,681.72

FY 2017 Deficit

($556,947.24)

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