• Find your adventure in Vernon Parish, Louisiana.
  • Have an adventure in history, without the classroom, in Vernon Parish, Louisiana

Here in Vernon Parish you will find hills, creeks and bayous, prairies and pinelands, each rich in history and tradition. Whether you are a nature lover hiking in Kisatchie National Forest, fishing on our beautiful lakes and rivers, or a history buff scouting Civil War sites, you will love the time spent in Vernon Parish. Visitors to Vernon Parish will find quality accommodations, good restaurants, historic homes, and cultural events where Southern hospitality lives on. Vernon Parish is proud to be the home of Fort Polk and the Joint Readiness Training Center. 


Covid-19 Precautions Vernon ParishDue to COVID-19 precautions, the Visitor Center is not open to the public. The Administrative Office can be reached during normal business hours.
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