Explore the Lore in Allen, Beauregard & Vernon Parishes

Louisiana's Myths & Legends Byway travels through flat land and along the riverbanks originally inhabited by the Atakapa and Coushatta Native Americans. The Byway then enters the area's abundant pine forests once home to Civil War-era jayhawkers, logging camps and lumber mills. The Byway runs through three unique Louisiana parishes: Allen, Beauregard, Vernon; come explore them all!

Driving distances from:
Lake Charles – 44 Miles
Alexandria – 52 Miles
Lafayette – 71 Miles
Shreveport – 117 Miles
Baton Rouge – 127 Miles
Monroe – 147 Miles
Houston – 165 Miles
New Orleans –1 88 Miles
Dallas – 275 Miles