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Successful Weekend for the Outdoors

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5)- The Fourth of July weekend brought beautiful weather to Central Louisiana, and plenty of families took advantage of this by spending the weekend in the great outdoors.

So just how good did the holiday weekend turn out at some popular outdoor venues?

Officials with Kisatchie National Forest said they saw a busy weekend--as they usually do during the holidays and that it's all thanks to the many family activities they have to offer within the forest.

"We have so much to offer Central Louisiana. Families have the opportunity to go hiking and biking, to utilize our lakes, to swim, to fish. There's so many things to do right here in Central Louisiana. We had a great Fourth of July weekend. Lots of folks came out and enjoyed the national forest," says Amy Robertson with Kisatchie National Forest.

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