Flyway Byway

Driving, Canoeing, Extreme Bike Trail, Fabulous Birding Opportunitues! A new outdoor adventure in jeff davis parish!

Brochure CoverExplore the Flyway Byway, a scenic trail through swamp, river, farmland and unique terrain.You can drive, bike, canoe or kayak the waterways. See if you can spy any strange critters and beware of gators!

The 55 mile driving trail takes you on a scenic loop throughtout our Parish. The Flyway Byway is now part of the Louisiana Trails and Byways Program. And Jeff Davis Parish is home to over 160 species of birds..a birders' paradise! One stop is the beautiful Lorraine Bridge, off Nibletts Road on Hwy 99, an old scenic bridge worth its own trip. See if you can spot members of our vast wildlife community and test your terrain skills. 

What can you do on the FLYWAY BYWAY?

Drive for pleasure - See the countryside - Watch Birds and Wildlife - Take a walk or a boat ride - Experience nature - Shop in small towns - Eat local food - Enjoy area hospitality - Relax and unwind in area hotels - Experience unique festivals and events - Learn about area agriculture and industry

Call 800-264-5521 for more information. Exit 54-I-10, Welsh, LA South on HWY 99 to HWY 14, loop through the town of Lake Arthur, then North on Hwy 26 through Jennings, to I-10, Exit 64. Extreme bike trail and brochure coming soon.

Download brochures and information

Flyway Brochure Community Maps 2014
Flyway Trail Byway Tearsheet

Just a few of the sights you might see...

JDP Flyway Byway Map


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Group Tours

Get up close and personl with the cutest crawdads!

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From museums to crawfish farms, we've got it all.

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Flyway Byway

Flyway Byway

Get out your camera and put on the brakes...

The scenic beauty of Jeff Davis Parish is all around. Don't miss it!