The Natchitoches Police Department partnered with the Natchitoches Waterworks District #1 Board of Commissioners and shall be strictly enforcing Sibley Lake Recreational Use Permits. Natchitoches City Ordinance states that no person between the ages of 16-60 shall fish, hunt, swim, boat, water ski, camp, picnic, or otherwise trespass below the 116-foot contour on Sibley Lake unless he has purchased a Recreational Use Permit. The permit expires June 30 of each year and costs approximately $10. Permits may be purchased at “The One Stop” on Hwy. 6, “Sibley Lake One Stop” on Hwy. 504, and Walmart.
“Any person over 60 years of age is not required to purchase a recreational use permit, however, proof of age is required.”