Cypremort Point State Park is a public recreation area located on Vermilion Bay, Louisiana near the end of La. Hwy. 319. It is named for nearby Cypremort Point. Cypremort means "dead cypress" in French. The 185-acre (0.75 km2) park, set against a backdrop of coastal marsh, contains a half-mile stretch of man-made beach which contains picnic sites, a fishing pavilion and sailboat launch. Also, there are 6 cabins on the park grounds which may be reserved by guests. Chitimacha tradition says that one of 4 markers for their tribal land was a great cypress, at present-day Cypremort Point State Park. Cypremort Point is one of the few spots on the Louisiana Gulf coastline which may be accessed by road.Using our international travel planner, Cypremort Point attractions like Cypremort Point State Park can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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We wanted to go to a beach. Was about an hour away so we figured lets go. 3$ each to get in at this time of year seems a little high considering not much there and cant go swimming. We did what we... more »
I drove down to Louisiana for a book signing and my hotel was in New Iberia. I wanted to see the water and so drove down to this park. Granted it was February and cold to most people, so it was... more »
Really enjoyed my stay. It is roughly 30 minutes from "civilization. " it was sunrise and sunset. The cabin was great. The beach is nice for walking, do wear shoes. It is very silty there, so don't expect a sandy beach. Wild hogs, birds, dragon flies and biting insects are in abundance. Great place to get away from the world.
Very beautiful. Never been here in 32 yrs. Always heard about it. Nice place. Not too crowded. Good fishing. Got crabs too!!
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