Our Fall corn maze and the Spring Country Market are now located north of Dry Creek,
just a short country drive north of Lake Charles! Weather permitting, CM Farms grows cantaloupe and watermelon in the spring and summer (along with other crops). Our produce will be for sale in the Country Market. In the fall - we grow a-Maze-ing farm fun! It's old-fashioned family fun, country-style.
Meet our resident Longhorns and their sidekick, WhiteFace, an Angus crossbred family pet - and that's just for starters! We have some cacklin' chickens and a flock of famous Gulf Coast sheep. Oh...and add goats! Sound fun? C'mon out!
Kamba Kourse, located inside the Audubon Zoo, is a 44-foot tall, 3 level ropes course complete with 33 exciting elements including zig-zag beams, cargo nets, angled rope ladders, crisscross walks and more. All ages and abilities above 42" tall can experience the Sky Trail attraction. Participants are able to choose their path through the rope elements while going at their own pace with the ability to pass other participants at each platform. For young adventurers, there's Sky Tykes, a specially designed ropes course for kids ages 2-7 or under 48" tall.
Cruise back in time aboard the authentic Steamboat NATCHEZ, the ninth in a prestigious line of steamboats dating from the 1880's. Families should always make a stop in the main salon to view pictures of her predecessors and their place in history. Today she is the last authentic steamboat on the Mississippi River. After enjoying the French Quarter it is only a few steps to board and depart on your cruise from the heart of the historic French Quarter on our Harbor Cruise. Board to the sounds of the Steam Calliope, a unique steam organ, followed by a trip to the museum quality steam engine room and top deck gift shop. Live historic and port narration brings the Mississippi River alive during your two cruise. Optional food is prepared on-board as we cruise seven miles toward the mouth of the River and back. This is why families sail from the heart of the French Quarter of New Orleans only steam powered sternwheeler. Everyone loves a winner and the Natchez is the winner of numerous steamboat races up and down the Mississippi River. (less)... Read more
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