Vantley Lake is located in Columbia, Louisiana, and around 40 minutes from Monroe. Alexandria is a little over an hour away for a quick day trip excursion.
This parish has a population of under 10,000 people giving it the perfect small-town feeling.
While there are many smaller airfields nearby, the closest major airport is Monroe Regional Airport, only 35.8 miles away. Urgent care can be provided at Caldwell Memorial Hospital, about two miles away.
Stock up on groceries and essentials at Mac’s Fresh Market only eight minutes away. Locals recommend restaurants such as Labamba Mexican Restaurant, Johnny’s Pizza House, Mad Jacks Louisiana Kitchen, or grab some donuts at The Donut Shop.
At 10 acres in size, Vantley Lake offers peace from the noise associated with jet skis and watercraft that are found on larger lakes. Anglers can expect to find largemouth bass on this lake.
Adults of age should visit Landry Vineyards in West Monroe, complete with a winery, vineyards, and a tasting room.
Take the family to Downtown River Market, a French-style gathering place for shopping, culture, education, and entertainment.
Wild Country Safari Park offers lots of family-friendly fun. This drive-through safari lets visitors feed animals through the safety of the car. Be on the lookout for bison, zebras, and camels.
Whether you are looking to buy a family home, a full-time retirement residence, or waterfront property, Vantley Lake is an excellent choice.