Central Louisiana Scene
5 days/4 nights
Day 1 – Arrive in Many and go bass fishing on Toledo Bend Lake. This 186,000-acre lake provides fishermen with record lunker bass (more than 10 pounds) and an abundance of great freshwater fish. Dine and stay at Cypress Bend Resort where stunning views of the golf course and Toledo Bend Lake will keep you immersed in the beauty of Louisiana even when you’re just waking up or winding down or enjoying the restaurant’s southern cuisine.
Day 2 – Play 18 holes at *Cypress Bend Golf Course. Swing through Natchitoches, the oldest settlement in the Louisiana Purchase, and famous for the Natchitoches meat pies, a must-eat when in the Natchitoches area. After strolling the historic Natchitoches downtown area, head to Alexandria for an overnight and stay at one of their many hotels, including the Hotel Bentley, a historic hotel in downtown Alexandria.
Day 3 – Play 18 holes at *OakWing Golf Club in Alexandria which offers a unique Jim Lipe design interwoven throughout its beautiful England Air Force Base location then continue on to dine and overnight at the Paragon Casino Resort in Marksville.
Day 4 – Play 18 holes at *Tamahka Trails Golf Course at Paragon Casino Resort in the morning and visit the spa at the resort in the afternoon. Dine in the Marksville area, known for its joie de vivre, French heritage, and magnificent Cajun cuisine.
Day 5 – Head to a new member of the Audubon Golf Trail – *Koasati Pines Golf Club located at the Koasati Pines Coushatta Casino Resort in Kinder. After playing a round of golf, enjoy canoeing or tubing down the Whiskey Chitto, one of Louisiana’s most scenic waterways.
*Denotes Audubon Golf Trail (AGT) golf course