Parks & Recreation

Announcing our new Caddo Clean Parks Campaign!

Click below to learn more or see how you can get involved. 

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Winter 2020-2021 Programs and Activities

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Updated December 1, 2020, under Modified Phase 2 of Reopening Guidelines:

  • The Parks and Recreation office will be OPEN Monday – Friday from 8:00am – 5:00pm.
  • All Parish public parks (green space, trails, walking paths, and restrooms) will be OPEN daily during normal operating hours, from 6:00am – 9:00pm with the exception of Walter B. Jacobs Nature Park.
  • Walter B. Jacobs Nature Park will be OPEN Wednesday – Saturday from 8am – 5pm and on Sunday 1pm – 5pm. 
  • Walter B. Jacobs Nature Park-Visitors Center will remain CLOSED to the public.
  • All playgrounds at Parish parks will remain OPEN during regular park hours.
  • All boat ramps will be OPEN to fishermen 24 hours a day.
  • All special events and large gatherings shall be pre-approved and permitted by the Parks and Recreation Department.
  • Info for campground at Earl G Wlliamson Park:
    • · Campsites are first come, first served. Reservations are not accepted..

      · Length of stay is limited to 14 days.

      · Payment can be made by cash, check, or money order using envelopes and drop box at campground office.

      · All campsites at Earl G. Williamson Park are available for rental. Both tent and RV camping is permitted. 

      · Campers will adhere to all safety guidelines pertaining to hygiene and social distance. Social distancing and hygiene/cleaning protocols will be strictly monitored by on-site camp hosts. 

      · Camp Host reserves the right to remove any person(s) violating these or any Caddo Parish park policies and/or ordinances.