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    City: Bogalusa
    10237 South Choctaw Road Bogalusa, La 70427
    We provide tubing, canoeing and kayaking on the scenic Bogue Chitto River in Washington Parish. We also have a campground located on the river with full hook-ups and two bathhouses.
    City: Bogalusa
    308 Sullivan Drive Bogalusa, LA 70427
    "If the bull is smoking we are to" A taste of "Louisiana Cooking" at its best. BBQ, sandwiches, we even offer a build your own salad bar. Live and hot boiled crawfish and much more. While you wait...

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Located in Washington Parish, Bogalusa, was founded as a company town in the early 1900s. It was built so fast that its nickname became the Magic City, and once held the distinction of having the largest lumber mill – the Great Southern Lumber Company – in the nation. Since that time, this hamlet on the Pearl River has proudly worn the title of “mill town.” On July 4th, the city hosts its founding (and the nation’s, of course), as well as the Bogalusa Paper Queen Ball. This distinctly southern Louisiana town was the birthplace of Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Yusef Komunyakaa and New Orleans blues icon Professor Longhair, who wrote and immortalized the song “Tipitina”. To add to Bogalusa’s mystique, the town hosts the springtime Louisiana Western Festival (complete with rodeos), the Bogalusa Blues and Heritage Festival, the Festival in the Park, and its own Mardi Gras parade.

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