With year-round hunting, fishing, golf and countless other opportunities for outdoor recreation, it is easy to see why Louisiana's nickname is "Sportsman's Paradise.” Sure, that’s a lot to live up to. But with thousands of hiking and biking trails, beautiful State Parks, and one of the largest game preserves in the United States, Louisiana is the ultimate playground for all outdoorsmen. Our vast expanse of coastal wetlands and countless birding trails make our state a habitat for many rare and endangered species and a natural paradise for bird watchers as well. Come step into the wild outdoors of Louisiana.
Called “The Gateway to Louisiana,” Greenwood is located on the Texas-Louisiana border. The town is home to the American Rose Center, which boasts more than 20,000 rose bushes and is a draw for visitors year-round. Other Greenwood attractions include the farmers market, Gators and Friends and the historic Dunn Home, once used as a hospital during the Civil War.