• 8Mi. of Shoreline
  • 3Avg. Depth
  • Ownership
    Private
  • Acreage
    500
Marinas
Hidden Harbor Marina
(985) 845-7656
205 Rene St
Madisonville, LA 70447
Lake Pontchartrain Harbor Marina
(985) 626-1517
225 Antibes St W
Mandeville, LA 70448
Golf Courses
(985) 893-2463
73433 Oliver St,
Abita Springs, LA 70420
(985) 892-1900
200 Country Club Dr
Covington, LA 70433
(985) 892-3300
100 Country Club Dr
Abita Springs, LA 70420
Campgrounds
(985) 892-6023
17145 Million Dollar Rd
Covington, -1 70435
(985) 542-1507
46049 LA-445
Robert, -1 70455
  • Counties: Saint Tammany Parish
  • Notable events: Annual garage sale and holiday parties
  • Interesting facts: Has a garden club and a boating/fishing club
  • Known for: Popular for fishing, boating, cycling, jogging,
  • Landmarks: Lake Ramsay Preserve
  • Other notes: Its source is an artesian well
Hospitals
(985) 898-4000
1202 S Tyler St
Covington, LA 70433
Airports
Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport
1 Terminal Dr, Kenner, LA 70062
50 miles away
Covington-Vincent Airport
74040 Covington-Vincent Airport Rd, Covington, LA 70435
4 miles away
About Lake Ramsay
Convenient to Covington, Louisiana

Lake Ramsey is located in the east of Louisiana in St. Tammany Parish. It is less than 10 miles from Covington, Louisiana, and just minutes from Louisiana Highway 25.

The lake is 500 acres in size with eight miles of shoreline and an average depth of three feet. The lake is known for its private, communal atmosphere and surrounding natural landscapes.

Activities

Popular activities on Lake Ramsay include fishing, boating, cycling, jogging, barbecuing, parties, holiday events, and an annual garage sale.

Lake Ramsay is famous for fishing and is known for its source of silversides, gizzard shad, and bluegill fish. Other fish can also be found in the lake, depending on the season.

The lake is surrounded by the 414-acre Savannah Conservancy and the 796-acre Department of Wildlife & Fisheries Management Area.

Residents can enjoy hiking, hunting, boating, fishing, photography, birding, and wildlife viewing in both of these magnificent areas.

Visit Covington, Louisiana

Covington is a quaint Louisiana town that sits a few miles off the coast of Lake Pontchartrain. It is only a few miles from Lake Ramsay, and it offers a variety of places to eat, drink, and have fun.

There are various restaurants to choose from, from DiChristina’s Italian and Seafood to The English Tea Room & Eatery, you won’t have any trouble satiating your taste buds.

There is also the Tammany Trace-Covington Trailhead and Bogue Falaya Wayside Park if spending time outside better suits you.

Enjoy Your Private Community

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