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The Rustic Sky Horse Camp is located in Melder, Louisiana, approximately 25 road miles southwest of Alexandria. It borders the Kisatchie National Forest, which has about 88 miles of available horseback riding trails in addition to roads and multi-use trails.

The gateway to the Evangeline Unit of the Calcasieu Ranger District of the Kisatchie National Forest, the unit encompasses 97,000 acres and offers 140 miles of various dispersed trails throughout the upland pine, mixed hardwood / pine and bottomland hardwood ecosystems.

The Calcasieu Ranger District includes two separate land areas called units, the Evangeline Unit is one of the two. Visitors can enjoy panoramic views from the shores of the Kincaid Reservoir or Valentine Lakes and enjoy extremely beautiful hiking.

Within minutes of Rustic Sky is Valentine and Kincaid Lakes. Both offer swimming, boating, hiking and fishing. The Wild Azalea Trail & Spur are nearby and offer a unique experience – literature is available at the office. The Claiborne multi-use trail system offers almost 90 miles of trails for horseback riding, biking and hiking.

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