Atchafalaya National Heritage Area

Atchafalaya National Heritage Area Photo
Greenwood Gator Farm and Tours
Greenwood Gator Farm and Tours
Fishing in Cocodrie
Fishing in Cocodrie
Fishing in Cocodrie
Fishing in Cocodrie


114 Tourist Dr.
Gray LA 70359

The Atchafalaya National Heritage Area, also known as America's Foreign Country, is a 150-mile region of rivers, swamps, prairies, marshes and coastline. Enjoy swamp tours, paddling, biking and birding. Tour historic sites and museums to learn the history that unfolded here. Indulge in mouth-watering Cajun cuisine and learn to dance to Cajun and Zydeco music. This area also offers a national park, national wildlife refuges, state parks, historic districts and sites and museums.


  • Backpacking
  • Bicycling
  • Birding
  • Boating
  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking
  • Natural Wildlife Viewing
  • Swamp Walks
General Information
  • Family Friendly
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Bus Parking
Parks & Trails
  • Hiking/Nature Trail
  • Lakes, Bayous & Rivers
  • National Park
  • National Wildlife Refuge
  • Nature Preserve
  • State Park
Type of Fishing
  • Fishing Charter