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Beautiful park!

This is a very clean park with a great walking/running path and play areas for kids. The picnic... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
danioqui
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Lake Charles, Louisiana
Great park with beautiful lake views!

I really love this park. It’s got it all! A great play area and splash pad for the kids and a great... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
debaroo8
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Lake Charles, Louisiana
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“boat launch”(10 reviews)
“nice building”(4 reviews)
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3700 W Prien Lake Rd, Lake Charles, LA 70605-1030
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 13 November 2014

Great place for a walk or fishing or launching a boat. They also have pavillions for group events. The winter light show is setting up to be great.

2  Thank Roadhore
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 21 July 2015

It was a beautiful day at the park charcoal grills would have topped it off. I enjoyed looking at the memorial for the veterans reminding us of other peoples sacrifices for our country.

2  Thank Chris L
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All reviews boat launch nice building walking track nice view of the lake covered picnic nice walking small playground water fountain small water play ground splash pad area all ages a lot of fun pavilions paths exercise fishing
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a very clean park with a great walking/running path and play areas for kids. The picnic areas and restrooms are great. This park is well maintained.

Thank danioqui
Reviewed 6 days ago

I go for my walks in this park every Sunday. The mosquitoes can be annoying but overall it’s a great park.

Thank 601juliop
Reviewed 6 days ago

I really love this park. It’s got it all! A great play area and splash pad for the kids and a great walking trail for exercising or dog walking. The lake views are gorgeous and this is by far the beat place to view July...More

Thank debaroo8
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We attended an Anniversary celebration with friends and loved the layout. Great view, warm room. If you're looking for a clean room for an event, give this venue a look-see.

Thank thomh235
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful, well manicured park with lots of sitting in the shade areas. Clean waterpark for the kids. Lovely water view. Many organization use it for their "walks" for charity. Very nice.

Thank gerrywright823
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Great walking park ! Doggies welcomed ! Very well manicured and in the afternoon it is fun to see all the boats going in and out !

Thank macgrammy
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Nice park. Still under development. Great view of the lake. Outstanding Christmas lights in season. Be sure to bring the little guys along.

Thank grslover
Reviewed 19 June 2018

My husband and I walk frequently with our kids. They have a water play area as well as a small playground for the kids to play. They have an events center, amphitheater, pavilion, and many covered picnic areas with bbq pits.

Thank Stacy S
Reviewed 18 June 2018

I jog on the walkway along the lake almost everyday! It has a beautiful view of Prien Lake and is a great place to Jog,walk your dog or just relax. Plenty of picnic sites and nice clean restrooms.

1  Thank Joann A
Reviewed 2 June 2018

This Lake Charles gem is an excellent locale for those looking for a jogging path or a perfect picnic spot! With wonderful views of the lake, Prien Lake Park serves many interests. If you are looking for great photo ops or just enjoying the outdoors...More

Thank Davis W
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Kelly S
15 August 2018|
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Response from jarvo2001 | Reviewed this property |
yes, there are a lot of dog walkers
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teachTX
16 July 2018|
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Response from Geauxangel | Reviewed this property |
I haven't personally seen anyone fishing by land there. However, boats are launched from there to go fishing. The launch is currently under renovation. May I suggest with a license you fish from LaFleur Landing and launch at... More
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Anthony R
10 May 2018|
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Response from 874geraldc | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can and you will need a Louisiana Fishing License.
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