The Atchafalaya Basin is the largest wetland and swamp in the United States. Located in south central Louisiana, it is a combination of wetlands and river delta area where the Atchafalaya River and the Gulf of Mexico converge. The river stretches from near Simmesport in the north through parts of eight parishes to the Morgan City area in the south.
These 9 State Parks In Louisiana Will Knock Your Socks Off
4. Hodges Gardens State Park9 Amazing Parks In Louisiana That You Have To Visit They don’t call Louisiana sportsman’s paradise for nothing. We have some of the most sprawling and gorgeous waterways in the entire United States. It is truly a wonderland for hunters, fishermen, boaters, and nature lovers from around the country. Here are some of the most popular parks in the state.