Lake Claiborne State Park


Length: Six trails for 12.6 total miles

Type: Packed Dirt

Difficulty: Easy – Moderate

Usages: Walking | Biking

Location: 225 State Park Rd, Homer, LA 71040

Map: Trail Map


Agency: Louisiana Office of State Parks

Contact: website | 318-927-2976 |


Animals: Must be on leash


Bathroom: Restrooms

Entrance Fee: $3 per person

Camping: Allowed

Special Notes:

Lake Claiborne State Park

There are six trails in Lake Claiborne State Park that make up a 12.6-mile network of scenic opportunities for hikers and bikers. Lake Claiborne, the centerpiece of this state park, has a surface area 6,400 acres and is touted for is crystal clear water. Guided nature hikes are available from park naturalists at various times.

  • Dogwood Nature Trail (0.14 mile)
  • King of the Mountain Nature Trail (0.45 mile)
  • Muscadine Hiking Trail (0.5 mile)
  • Scenic Overlook Path (0.5 mile)
  • Whispering Pines Bike Trail (5.0 miles)
  • White Tail Hiking Trail (6.0 miles)

Lake Claiborne State Park is also home to the #1 and #2 ranked disc golf courses in the state. Even if you’ve never tried it before, give it a shot. It is a great way to get some exercise while walking the courses.