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Majestic sunset !

I recently stopped by to catch the sun setting over the lake and the view was awesome.i remember... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
Will L
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New Iberia, Louisiana
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Close to New Iberia for a water experience

This little lake is very close to New Iberia with an easy boat launch if you want to just spend a... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2014
Cajuncass
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New Iberia, Louisiana
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  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible22%
21 Dec 2017
“Majestic sunset !”
5 Sep 2018
“Unfriendly staff and horrible water conditions.”
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More than 240 bird species have been identified frequenting this small and shallow lake.
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New Iberia, LA
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Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Mean old lady at office where you pay is anything but friendly. Discovered Water was very low after she informed me is was higher than it been in a while. Logs and branches hidden right under surface of water made it extremely difficult to navigate....More

Thank ben7077
Reviewed 8 April 2018

We stopped at Walmart on the way and got a few cheap poles. The lady in the bait shop was very helpful on where to fish and we caught an alligator gar that was amazing. We only stayed by the bait shop because it was...More

1  Thank cbrand2017
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

I recently stopped by to catch the sun setting over the lake and the view was awesome.i remember years ago going duck hunting with a friend. We also fished the lake and caught some nice bass and sac a lait.

3  Thank Will L
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Public fishing lake available to anyone that wants to shore or boat fish. Nothing special about the area. No services at all.

2  Thank TrainMan424242
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Worst place ever should be called dead lake never again..... was gonna stay night now looking for a different spot don't even want to stay in this city.....

5  Thank Susan E
Reviewed 19 April 2016

Loved the back history about this lake. Breakfast overlooking the lake and remnants of the brick chimney.

2  Thank harrismh
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Cool breezes from the nearby Gulf Of Mexico make this a nice stop in the springtime. There are lots of local things to do and see in area New Iberia is just 15-20 minutes away.

Thank LAHarleygal
Reviewed 16 March 2016

This is the most interesting lake at sunrise ...makes the most beautiful pictures ..Perfect for picnics and families close to New Iberia

1  Thank Ted N Linda M
Reviewed 27 May 2014

A drive through this great escape from the mad and rushing world is well worth the time and nominal fee of $2. The man at the gate welcomes you with his huge, warm smile. On our drive through we spotted several beautiful deer quietly moving...More

1  Thank Donna S
Reviewed 21 April 2014

This little lake is very close to New Iberia with an easy boat launch if you want to just spend a some time on the water, watch some birds and probably see some alligators and turtles. There's no real picnic area, but we take a...More

1  Thank Cajuncass
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