Dispersed
Group
Tent Sites
Fires Allowed
About Highway 472 Camp
Operator
National Forest
Access
Drive In
Features
Fires Allowed
Phone Service
Toilets
Trash Available
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Location
Highway 472 Camp is located in Kisatchie National Forest in Louisiana
Latitude
31.738 N
Longitude
-92.514 W
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Split down the middle

This campground is aptly named because it is split in half by a major hwy. Yes, hwy 472. There are vault toilets on both sides. It is dispersed free camping in the Kisatchie National Forest, Catahoula district, Catahoula national wildlife management preserve. The grounds are overgrown in places but there are a few cleared out spots with obvious old campfires. There were even places that looked like you could back in an RV. We will be back to this spot during the fall to see the leaves change colors. It feels secluded even if it is on the hwy.

This campground is a designated Hunter camp so if you plan to stay here call the rangers or know your seasons (deer, turkey, etc.).

According to the fs.usda.gov website, "The Highway 472 Camp is a designated Hunter Camp inside the Catahoula National Wildlife Management Preserve. The Hwy 472 Camp allows primitive camping in a predominantly pine setting."