The Shreveport-Bossier region is known as "Sportsman's Paradise" for good reason. From fishing and camping on Cypress Black Bayou to hiking the trails at Walter B. Jacobs Memorial Nature Park, there are lots of opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors in Shreveport-Bossier. Red River National Wildlife Refuge is a popular destination for bird-watching. The American Rose Center, America's largest park dedicated to roses, is a great place to walk or jog among the roses. The Boom or Bust Byway, a popular scenic byway that passes through Caddo and Bossier Parishes, is an excellent way to see local lakes, parks and small towns. Shreveport-Bossier is also home to some excellent public golf courses, including the fantastic Querbes Park in the heart of Shreveport.
Craving more extreme adventure? Zip-line through a swamp filled with live alligators at Gators and Friends Adventure Park. Seriously!
Browse our outdoor listings to discover fun things to see, do and experience outdoors in Shreveport-Bossier. Can't find what you're looking for? Give us a call at 800-551-8682. We love to help visitors discover Louisiana's Other Side.
Ready to plan your visit? Request or download a copy of the 2020 Official Visitors Guide to Shreveport-Bossier.