Outdoor Activities - Tour Ascension

Outdoor Activities

Pelican Point Golf Course

pelican_pointThe course, which provides championship 18-hole, semi-private, British-style golf with a Louisiana flair, covers 250 acres of what once was a sugar cane farm. The championship practice facility includes putting and chipping greens and a large driving range with target greens. A pro shop, golf carts, and restaurant are also available.

6300 Championship Court
Gonzales, LA 70737
Contact: Phillip Wright
Phone: 225-746-9900
Fax: 225-746-0095

Hours: Daily until dark
Admission: Yes
Tour Length: As needed
Group Size (Min/Max): Up to 144


Tanger Outlet Center

TangerOutletsOver 50 designer and manufacturer outlet stores and restaurants.

Hours: Mon.-Sat. 9-9, Sun. 11-6
2410 Tanger Blvd., Gonzales
Phone: 225-647-9383 or 1-800-406-2112



CabelasWorld’s Foremost Outfitter of Hunting, Fishing & Outdoor Gear.

2200 Cabela’s Pkwy., Gonzales
Phone: 225-743-3400


Hours: Mon.-Sat. 9-9, Sun. 9-7

Donaldsonville Riverwalk/Cresent Park

River Walk Donaldsonville High Water

Facing the Mississippi River, Cresent Park is surrounded by oak trees and wrought-iron fencing. Across from Cresent Park you can enjoy a relaxing stroll on a brick paved path lined with benches and lights overlooking the Mississippi River.



Palo Alto Gun & Rod Club

A true quality hunting experience to the discriminating sportsman. Offering guided quail, chukkar, and pheasant hunt to the public. Meals and overnight accommodations also available.

Hwy 943 North
P.O. Box 30
Donaldsonville, LA 70346
Contact: Kenneth Gomez
Phone: 225-717-3348

Hours: By appointment only
Admission: Yes
Tour Length: Varies


Ascension Veterans Memorial Park

veteran_parkAscension Parish Veterans Memorial Park is a contemplative environment where we can remember and honor the contributions of all United States veterans in defense of freedom worldwide.  This park provides a distinctive setting through which our Ascension Parish veteran groups can reach out to the community through educational events and exhibits.

612 S. Irma Blvd.
Gonzales, LA  70737
Contact:  VFW Post 3693
Mailing:  42430 Church Point Road
Gonzales, LA  70737
Phone: 225-644-4470


Jambalaya Park & Amphitheater

jambalaya_parkThe park and playground are open to the public and the Olympic size swimming pool can be used the contacting the YMCA at (225)647-9622. A beautiful open theater area and a gazebo are located in the park. They can be rented out for a nominal fee together or separately.

1015 E. Cornerview
Gonzales. LA 70737

Contact: Lisa Babin
Phone: 225-647-9549


Download PDF Of All Park Listings From Ascensionparish.Net


Kids Cove Discovery Park

kidz koveKidz Kove Discovery Park is an “All Access” playground in the City of Gonzales, which will be utilized by children with special needs as well as typical children throughout Ascension Parish and surrounding communities. Its focus is on additional equipment for children with physical or sensory developmental challenges, with specialized equipment to facilitate their play experiences.

118 S. Francois, Gonzales, LA 70737




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