This 27-mile trip will take you along the bayou from Lake D'Arbonne to the Ouachita River. Launch at the Lake D'Arbonne Spillway (North) off of La. Hwy. 2.
Behind Spillway 32.7129/92.3388
Francis Creek 32.7001/92.2702
Rocky Branch 32.6786/92.2356
Lake Drain Road 32.6583/92.2409
Holland Bluff 32.6318/92.2136
Whites Ferry Ramp 32.5724/92154.6
Ouachita River 32.568/92.1445
Once beyond Rocky Branch you will enter the D'Arbonne Refuge. Find the map online for coves to explore. Sizeable alligator gar may shadow your boat. Before there were roads, this bayou was a transportation route for steamboats shipping goods and people to Monroe.
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