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Take a Stroll or Fly a Kite

Great place to stroll. Even better if you are a kite lover - bring your own or just stroll by and... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
Sulphur, Louisiana
Beautiful at Sunset Definitely a place to visit right off I-10

The City of Lake Charles did a wonderful job of making this beautiful location along the sea wall a... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Knoxville, TN
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

Great place to stroll. Even better if you are a kite lover - bring your own or just stroll by and watch the pros. Always an enchanting place to visit.

Thank grslover
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Nice place for a walk along on water. Views of downtown and the big bridge. Unique 9/11 memorial with beams from the twin towers.

Thank Tammy S
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Lots of fun things to do during the day, festivals, children's park, walking track, civic center events. Downside, bums begging for money, gay men doing their deeds in the public restrooms, occasional prostitute looking for work, perverts hassling female walkers, dogs pooping all over the...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2017

The City of Lake Charles did a wonderful job of making this beautiful location along the sea wall a place that is inviting. Along with an outside stage there is a playground that is unbelievable. Something not to miss is the 911 memorial located there.

Thank GrandPenguins
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I come here on occassion because it is relaxing and offers a great place to walk. In the busy times, it's still a great place to visit

Thank jetmechanic1988
Reviewed 9 February 2017

With all the recent improvements to the Bord Du Lac Park, it is fast becoming a place for kids, joggers, walkers and kids to play in the park. There is also a water park for the kids to play in the water.

Thank YoBob536
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We have taken many walks here. Ducks and seagulls have made this place their home. They are perched in many different places along the boardwalk. Or they get lots of exercise flying by you or over you. Sunsets are pretty in the evening.If you have...More

Thank Melinda M
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Dropped my daughter off to college and looked around her new city. This was breathtaking. Easy to walk around and just really pretty. It's free and there are lots of places to park yourself. People were randomly putting in poles and nets and getting great...More

1  Thank eagledebby
Reviewed 7 October 2016

This was a nice diversion and it was free! It's great for the whole family and has nice places for a picnic.

Thank Felicia71052
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Bord Du Lac stretches along the north side of Lake Charles near I-10 and then swerves southward toward the city proper. It is a nice and peaceful place that offers a pleasant transition from everyday life. The lake is nice and the shoreline and walking...More

1  Thank jrsmith8
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Paula C
6 November 2015|
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Take exit after you go over big bridge. Follow around till you get to civic center. It follows around the water behind the lake Charles civic center