Traveling from the East Boat Launch on the Lakeshore Trail, visitors will enjoy a moderately difficult hiking biking trail that meanders near and away from the shoreline of Kincaid Lake. If you are the first visitor of the day, you will probably be breaking the previous nights spider web network from across the trail. This is especially noticeable while biking. Please respect private property borders because their are a few plots of private property near the trail.
One of the more popular biking trips is from the East Boat Launch to the main entrance of Kincaid Lake Recreation Area with vehicles on both ends. Unforgettable views of the lake, photo opportunities and wildlife encounters abound.Like all trails in Louisiana, caution must be exercised while traveling on trails due to the probable encounter of wildlife. Snakes and all wildlife should be visually enjoyed but not disturbed. Go out of your way to get past them or back away and wait until they pass.
The Kincaid Lake Trail is used by Bicyclists and Hikers. The trailheads are at the Kincaid Lake East Boat Launch and at the Kincaid Lake Recreation Area. This trail also connects to the Wild Azalea Spur Trail. The kincaid Lake Trail is not a loop trail.
Hiking the Kincaid Lake Shoreline Trail:
The Kincaid Lakeshore Trail is starts at the East Kincaid Boat Launch and ends at the Lemotte Creek Trail. The Kincaid Trail starts at the pay station at the main entrance of the Kincaid Lake Recreation Complex and ends just past the Lemotte Creek trail at the junction of Kincaid Trail and the Wild Azalea Spur Trail.
Specific Hiking and Trail Information for the Kincaid Lake Shoreline Trail
Location of the Kincaid Lake Shoreline Trail: On Evangeline Unit Trails
Nearby Cities with Hotels: Alexandria, Pineville
For more information on this hike
National Forest: Kisatchie National Forest
Local Office: Kisatchie National Forest
9912 Highway 28 West
Boyce, LA, 71409
Kincaid Lake Shoreline Trail