Kincaid Reservoir

Louisiana

15Listings$60K-$350K$3.3MTotal Value
Kincaid Reservoir, Louisiana

Kincaid Reservoir offers a limited inventory in lake real estate in Louisiana's Alexandria area.

The body of water is nestled in Kisatchie National Forest, Louisiana's only national forest and stretches along 35 miles of shoreline.

This lake is popular among duck hunters, anglers and lake lovers who enjoy water recreation activities.

  • 35Mi. of Shoreline
  • 13Avg. Depth
  • 22Deepest Depth
  • Shoreline Borders
    National Park (Most)
  • Dam Name
    Kincaid Lake Dam
  • Year Built
    1972
  • Ownership
    Public
  • Acreage
    2,600
  • Public Boat Ramps
    3
Marinas
Point Place Marina
(318) 352-1707
1209 Patrick rd
Natchitoches, LA 71457
Golf Courses
(318) 442-2870
8637 U.S. 165
Woodworth, LA 71485
(318) 473-1331
271 Vandenburg dr
Alexandria, LA 71303
(318) 561-0260
2345 Vandenburg dr
Alexandria, LA 71303
Campgrounds
(318) 793-8995
75 Cotile Lake rd
Boyce, LA 71409
(318) 487-5058
100 Camp Ground Rd
Woodworth, LA 71485
(318) 793-9427
9912 LA-28
Boyce, LA 71409
(318) 473-7160
616 Old Valentine Rd
Elmer , LA 71424
  • Counties: Rapides Parish
  • Fish: Channel Catfish, Largemouth Bass
  • Condos available (Yes)
  • Notable events: Annual Cenla Fat Tire Festival, Natchitoches Spring Garden Festival
  • Interesting facts: Kincaid Reservoir is located in Kisatchie National Forest
  • Known for: Duck hunting, swimming and recreational water sports
  • History: The lake was constructed for the purpose of irrigation and recreation in 1972
  • Permit is not required to use the lake.
  • Jet skis are allowed.
  • Motorized boats are allowed.
  • Houseboats are allowed.
  • Boating restrictions (No).
  • Dock restrictions (No).
Hospitals
(318) 448-6700
3330 Masonic Dr
Alexandria, LA 71301
Airports
Alexandria International Airport
1100 Frank Andrews Blvd, Alexandria, LA 71303
11 miles away
Leesville Airport
424 Airport Rd, Leesville, LA 71446
49 miles away
About Kincaid Reservoir
Located in Central Louisiana

Kincaid Reservoir is located in Alexandria's outskirts and is exactly 10 miles west of Rapides Parish. The body of water is perfect for commuters and travelers because it has easy access to Highway 28.

Kincaid Reservoir covers 2,600-acres and reaches a maximum depth of 22 feet with an average of 13 feet. Its shoreline stretches 35 miles, and there are plenty of trails along the shore that provide exercise and wildlife viewing opportunities.

The reservoir is also home to a dam that reaches 36 feet in height and has a maximum storage of 45,250-acres. Water levels are managed by Rapides Parish, which ensures the reservoir is kept in pristine condition.

Recreation on the Reservoir

Kincaid Reservoir was initially constructed in 1972 for irrigation and recreation. Today, visitors enjoy camping, fishing, swimming, and water skiing on the lake.

Many visitors enjoy fishing on this lake, and fish species include largemouth bass, catfish, and perch. Three boat launches can be found on the lake and convenient for avid anglers.

The southern end of the lake is not suitable or recommended for water sports. However, the main body is free for any activities for visitors to enjoy.

Enjoy Nature

Kincaid Reservoir is nestled in Kisatchie National Forest, which was nationally prized for two hiking trails' exceptional scenic beauty. The Wild Azalea Trail is the longest hiking trail in the state, and the Sugar Cane trail is 6.4 miles and features Louisiana's beautiful wildflowers and more.

The Kincaid Recreation Area on the southern end of the lake offers a wide range of outdoor opportunities, including camping, swimming, boating, picnicking, water skiing, fishing, hiking, and bicycling.

The Best Way to Experience Life

Whether you are looking to buy a family home, a full-time retirement residence, or a vacation rental, Kincaid Reservoir is an excellent choice.