Kayak Breathtaking Waterways

Let the gentle flows of Natchitoches' waterways guide you through an unforgettable kayaking excursion. Come explore with Dark Woods Outfitters and "Geaux with the flow!"

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If you’re looking to make lasting memories with your loved ones, come and explore the wonders of Dark Woods Adventure Park, where thrills, chills, and unforgettable experiences await you at every turn.

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Dark Woods Outfitters

Picture yourself gliding along the calm waters, surrounded by lush vegetation and breathtaking scenery. As you paddle, immerse yourself in the tranquility and appreciate the natural wonders that Louisiana has to offer. Our self-service kayak rentals provide the flexibility you need to embark on your adventure at your own pace.

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Lost Treasure Mining Co.

Embark on a journey into the depths of the earth and unleash your inner treasure hunter! With mining tools in hand, you’ll enjoy sifting through the rich gemstone deposits, hoping to uncover precious treasures.  So come and join us for an unforgettable gemstone mining adventure!

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The Bear Factory

Whether you’re young or young at heart, the Bear Factory is the perfect place to create lasting memories and a one-of-a-kind stuffed animal companion. Choose from a wide selection of furry friends, stuff them to your desired level of cuddliness, and even dress them up in adorable outfits!

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Buccaneer Bayou Mini Golf

Dark Woods Adventure Park is thrilled to announce the addition of an exciting new adventure mini-golf attraction! Currently under construction, this family-friendly experience will open in 2024. Get ready to immerse yourself in a world of fun and challenge as you navigate a beautifully designed course catering to all skill levels.

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Haunted Attractions

Prepare to be thrilled as you step into our award-winning Halloween haunted attractions. Our haunted attractions are known for their immersive experiences that combine the perfect balance of scares and fun. From a terrifying maze to a spine-chilling haunted trail, join us for an unforgettable Halloween experience that will leave you screaming for more.

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Dark Woods Christmas

Immerse your family in the holiday spirit. With festive decorations, live entertainment, and joyous atmosphere, this experience is perfect for creating lasting memories with loved ones. Explore the enchanting Christmas-themed trails, meet Santa Claus and his friends, and enjoy delicious seasonal treats. Don’t miss out on this magical holiday celebration

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As Seen On Episode 337

The World’s Greatest TV

Dark Woods Adventure Park has been featured on the acclaimed Bloomberg TV show World’s Greatest, and we can’t wait to tell you more. Whether you’re a family looking for thrills, a grandparent seeking a unique adventure with the grands, or just someone who wants to make unforgettable memories, this is the place for you. Let’s go!

World's Greatest TV Show Episode 337 from How 2 Media on Vimeo.

The Bear Factory at Dark Woods

Home of Stuff Your Own Plush

It’s a perfect activity for the whole family, where imagination and creativity come to life! Choose your furry friend, stuff it, and personalize it with a variety of clothing and accessories. So come on over to the Bear Factory and create a special keepsake that will bring smiles to your face for years to come!