Located in the southwest corner of Louisiana, Grosse Savanne is
an incomparable resort nestled in the heart of Cameron Parish (County).
The largest parish in Louisiana, Cameron has 26 miles of natural,
easily accessible Gulf of Mexico beaches, abundant wildlife and
fisheries, and fresh and saltwater marshes. Fed by three river systemsthe
Sabine, Calcasieu and Mermentau750,000 of Camerons 900,000
acres are defined as coastal wetlands, open water or open range.
Grosse Savanne encompasses more than 50,000 of the parishs
wetlands, prairies, and agricultural fields, and is bordered by
the finest saltwater lake in the stateall providing abundant
opportunities for our visiting sportsmen.
Midway between New Orleans and Houston, an easy access route to
Grosse Savanne from Interstate 10 provides excellent opportunities
to enjoy the scenic splendor of the regionan area once traveled
by cannibalistic Indians, the swash-buckling pirate Jean LaFitte
and Civil War soldiers. The route, aptly named the Creole Nature
Trail All-American Road, is so unique that it was one of the first
routes in the nation to be designated by the Federal Highway Administration,
and it remains the only nationally designated route in Louisiana.
An amazing blend of man and nature, the region was forged by farmers,
trappers, and fishermen from all parts of the world whose bond with
the land coupled with their passion for hunting and fishing has
been passed down from generation to generation. The lands and waterboth
fresh and saltare teeming with life. The region supports 28
species of mammals, millions of monarch butterflies, 35 species
of amphibians and reptiles, 7 commercial species of mollusks, and
132 species of fish. The endpoint for the Central and Mississippi
Flyways, the region also supports more than 300 species of birds.
At Grosse Savanne, our lives are linked closely to this place that
is part land, part water. As unique as the marshes and prairies
that we love, we depend on the bounty of the landthen we celebrate
our toil and heritage with a love of life that is like none other.
The simple sights of a duck decoying on the backdrop of a sunrise
or a red fish glittering gold against the marsh grass are all a
part of this regions alluresimple, treasured traditions
we enjoy each and every day.
We invite you, your family, and your friends to join us in this
paradise of waterfowl and wildlife. Grosse Savannethe true
Aerial view of Grosse Savanne
View from the backporch at Grosse Savanne
Grosse Savanne Deck
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