Cabins at Jimmie Davis State Park officially re-opened

The “Good Ole Days” are back at Caney Lake. Not only does the reservior in Jackson Parish provide some of the best fishing in the state, as it was once known to do, but now finding comfort in an overnight stay  is once again available as well.

This was made possible this past Tuesday when the state of Louisiana Lieutenant-Governor, Billy Nungesser, directors from the Louisiana State Parks and elected officials officially re-opened the cabins at Jimmie Davis state in Jackson parish.

In 2018 it was damage by a hail storm, In 2019 there were also impacted by a tornado and following in 2020 Hurricane Laura also hit the state park. In total the tornado and Hurricane damaged 38 of the 48 structures at Jimmie Davis state park. By September 2019, four cabins were repaired and able to open in January of 2020 with work still underway on the remaining cabins and lodges.

 


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