Palmetto Island State Park

Waterfront picnic pavilion
Waterfront picnic pavilion


19501 Pleasant Rd.
Abbeville LA 70510

Located on the Vermilion River, Palmetto Island State Park offers a real south Louisiana outdoors experience. A boat launch provides access to the river for fishing and boating. Overnight guests can stay in one of six vacation cabins, each sleeping up to 8 people comfortably; or one of 96 RV campsites.The visitor center complex will defintely be a "must do" for the day-use visitor, with a water playground and bathhouse.

Open 365 days/year


  • Birding
  • Boating
  • Natural Wildlife Viewing
  • Swamp Walks
Facility Amenities
  • Laundry
  • Meeting Facilities
General Information
  • Cash Only
  • Family Friendly
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Open Year-Round
Parks & Trails
  • Hiking/Nature Trail
  • Lakes, Bayous & Rivers
  • State Park