Hunters around the world have come to know Catahoula lake as the gold standard in duck hunting.
     The lake, encompass's Big Saline Bayou LaSalle, Rapides, and Grant parishes and is located approximately seven miles southeast of the town of Jena and 20 miles northeast of Alexandria.  Little River is located at the southwest end and French Fork River runs parallel to the eastern shoreline.

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     It's  recognized by  Ramsar Convention as a wetland of international importance and a critical habitat for over 30,000

acres of wetland which are home to more than 500,000 waterfowl. Including blue bill, ring neck, wood ducks, mallard, teal, widgeon, gadwalls, pintails, scaup, canvasbacks and redheads.

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     As many as 200,000 migrating northern pintails and 26 percent of  the total North American canvasback population winter here.
     Location, location, location...
Catahoula Duck Club and Lodge is located directly on the lake front.
Just wake up, open the front door and you're on the lake.  There's
nothing like walking out your door and

 stepping into your boat, hunt all day, then step out of the boat and you're home!   (no driving!!)
     The comfort of our newly developed Lodge is unmatched anywhere on the lake.  The view from the upper-level lodge is breathtaking.  It promises to be an adventure you'll never forget!

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Come hunt with us and you'll agree,  It just doesn't get any better than this!

                                          ~CDCL