Black Lake

Louisiana

7Listings$10K-$300K$600KTotal Value
Black Lake, Louisiana

Black Lake offers a limited supply in Louisiana's Shreveport area.

Convenient to Shreveport and Splash Kingdom Waterpark, this lake covers more than 7,000-acres and stretches along 51 miles of shoreline.

This lake is popular among anglers and host several annual fishing events each year.

  • 51Mi. of Shoreline
  • 8Avg. Depth
  • 18Deepest Depth
  • Dam Name
    Black Lake Dam
  • Ownership
    Public
  • Acreage
    7,000
  • Public Boat Ramps
    6
Marinas
Point Place Marina
(318) 352-1707
1209 Patrick Rd
Natchitoches, LA 71457
Red River Midway Marina & Motel
(318) 646-0097
3185 LA-477
Natchitoches, LA 71457
Golf Courses
Coushatta Country Club
(318) 932-5924
843 Bogan Ln
Coushatta, LA 71019
Northwestern Hills Golf Course
(318) 357-6300
6604 LA-1 Bypass
Natchitoches, LA 71457
Querbes Park Golf Course
(318) 673-7773
3500 Beverly Pl
Shreveport, LA 71104
(318) 798-8300
200 Southern Trace Pkwy
Shreveport, LA 71106
Campgrounds
(318) 628-4664
12319 US-84
Winnfield, LA 71483
(318) 249-2595
1209 State Park rd
Chatham, LA 71226
Bayou Camp rd
Provencal, LA 71468
  • Counties: Natchitoches Parish
  • Fish: Black Crappie, Blue Catfish, Channel Catfish, Largemouth Bass, Spotted Bass
  • Condos available (No)
  • Notable events: Kids Fishing Rodeo, Black Lake Turkey Shoot, Annual Garfish Rodeo, Annual Hog Roast
  • Interesting facts: Water feeds into Black Lake from Black Lake Bayou
  • Known for: Fishing and Hunting
  • History: The dam was constructed in 1934
  • Permit is not required to use the lake.
  • Motorized boats are allowed.
  • Houseboats are allowed.
  • Boating restrictions (No).
  • Dock restrictions (No).
Hospitals
(318) 214-4200
501 Keyser ave
Natchitoches, LA 71457
Airports
Alexandria International Airport
1100 Frank Andrews Blvd, Alexandria, LA 71303
65 miles away
Natchitoches Regional Airport
450 Wallenberg Dr, Natchitoches, LA 71457
25 miles away
About Black Lake
Located in Western Louisiana

Black Lake is a large body of water of western Louisiana, adjacent to US-84 and 71. Nearby Natchitoches has the establishment to meet almost any need.

The city is home to Natchitoches Regional Medical Center, Natchitoches Regional Airport, Walmart, hotels, restaurants, parks, etc.

Also Known as Clear Lake

Black Lake is quite a vast expanse, covering roughly 7,000 acres and claiming 6,500 acres of surrounding lands. The lake stretches five miles and reaches widths of almost two miles. Its waters feature many small islands, inlets, and peninsulas.

Crossed by Highway 9, the waters west of the bridge are known as Black Lake, while those east are called Clear Lake.

Recreation with Scenic Views

Surrounded by beautiful cypress trees, Black Lake is home to some of Louisiana's most picturesque waterscape. Whether you are boating, fishing, or relaxing, you will be surrounded by scenic landscapes.

Fishing is Black Lake's most popular sport, with black crappie being its main attraction. Anglers also enjoy reeling in largemouth bass, spotted bass, and channel catfish.

An open stretch east of the Highway 9 bridge is commonly used for water skiing, jet skiing, and other fun water activities.

National Forest and other Fun Attractions

Kisatchie National Forest is Louisiana's largest national forest, covering 604,000-acres. The park is home to 10 campgrounds of different styles. Over 100 miles of trails are provided for hiking, mountain biking, or horseback riding.

Less than 100 miles away, Shreveport houses three casinos, an aquarium, a selection of malls, cinemas, and many other attractions.

Beautiful Lake Property

Come to Black Lake to enjoy lake life in serenity. The cypress-wooded environment is a beautiful location for a lake home.