Indian Creek wins LTA award
Indian Creek Recreation Area received a Louey award from the Louisiana Travel Association, according to the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry.
The Louey Award is one of 19 the LTA gives out to honor and showcase people and organizations for their contributions to the tourism industry in Louisiana, according to the LDAF press release. Indian Creek Recreation Area was billed the top Campground/RV Park of the Year.
The awards were given at LTA's annual meeting in Charenton.
“We have worked very hard to make Indian Creek a destination for Louisiana residents and visitors from all over,” said Agriculture and Forestry Commissioner Mike Strain. “The pristine and tranquil grounds offer camping, boating, fishing and a beautiful playground area. There are a variety of activities for family fun.”
Indian Creek Recreation Area, located in Woodworth and managed by LDAF, includes 100 acres of developed recreation facilities, 250 acres of primitive camping area, and the 2,250 acre Indian Creek Lake. The recreation area has more than 100 campsites with water and electricity. Other amenities include three beaches, five bathrooms, laundry facilities, playground, handicap parking, boat launch, canoe rentals, Wi-Fi (in RV area) and a covered pavilion, which is available for rent.
Indian Creek Recreation Area also hosts several events throughout the year such as the Golf Cart & Pet Mardi Gras Parade, Easter egg hunts, Antique Tractor & Classic Car Show, Indian Creek Triathlon, Fourth of July fireworks, and trick-or-treating.
“It is wonderful to have such an important part of our community honored with this award,” said Sherry Ellington, Executive Director, CEO of the Alexandria/Pineville Area Convention & Visitors Bureau. “Indian Creek Recreation Area is beyond deserving of this award because they are a huge draw for travelers to our area and dedicated to improving the quality of life for residents by offering a variety of events and experiences.”
For more information on Indian Creek Recreation Area, go to www.ldaf.la.gov or check out the Indian Creek Recreation Area Facebook page at @indiancreekrecreationareaLDAF.
Picture: Indian Creek Recreation Area received a Louey award from the Louisiana Travel Association, according to the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry.