Rayne, LA
Rayne, LA

Soak Up These Louisiana Outdoor Adventures

Book Swamp Tours and More with McGee’s

If you’ve got your sights set on a Cajun boating adventure, McGee’s Swamp Tours is the company to contact. McGee’s is the only company in the Atchafalaya Swamp that rents canoes and offers unguided paddling trips and guided photography tours. Read on for more details about their Louisiana outdoor adventures…
Swamp tour on a Louisiana outdoor adventure
Airboat Rides
Don your earmuffs and hop on board for an exciting 90-minute ride through the Atchafalaya Basin Swamp. This tour is great for families and small groups. See egrets, alligators and more.

Swamp Tours
Explore the beautiful and mysterious Atchafalaya Swamp on an eco-sensitive and educational tour on a comfortable, enclosed boat with 25 – 48 people.

Sunset Tours
This seasonal tour begins just before the sun sets then ventures into the dark on a boat with up to 25 people. You might even see the rougarou, a legendary creature in Laurentian French communities similar to a werewolf.

couple canoeing in Cajun Country

Whether you’re new to paddling or a seasoned adventurer, rent their 2-person canoes, life jacket and paddle for 2 hours and explore the swamp at your own pace. This option offers a unique and eco-friendly way to experience the swamp by leaving wildlife undisturbed as you quietly glide among the moss-draped cypress trees.

Guided Photography Excursions
Whether you’re a serious photographer or just like to snap shots on your cell phone, McGee’s 3-hour guided photo tours are designed to make sure you leave the area with memorable keepsake images. Learn about the swamp and the best techniques to capture the beauty of this unique environment. Tours are available at sunrise and sunset for the best lighting.

Special Events
For more seasonal swamp adventures, check out their special events, including the Atchfalaya Nightmares Tour in October, Atchfalaya Christmas Tour, and Atchfalaya Amour Tour for Valentine’s Day.

Couple fishing in the lake during outdoor activities in Louisiana

Fish for Some Fun in Our Private Pond

Looking for something adventurous to do on-site? Try casting a line in our private pond where you can catch and release the fish all day. Fishing is one of the best outdoor activities in Louisiana. Check out our fishing packages below to add some old fashioned fun to your romantic getaway.

Reel in a Good Time on the Pond
We’ll provide a fishing pole, commander lures (yours to keep), a souvenir Maison D’Memoire koozie, Coca Cola, and snacks so you can spend your day fishing on our private pond.

The Ultimate Country Escape
Get away for 3 days of R&R in Cajun Country! Indulge in wine, chocolate covered strawberries, and a fresh meal in your own cottage. Fish in our private pond, enjoy a couples’ massage and savor a romantic meal at Mazen’s Grill.

Spacious kitchen in a private cottage at our Louisiana bed and breakfast

Call it a Day and Relax After Your Adventures

After your day of Louisiana outdoor adventures, grab some grub from a local restaurant or cook a quiet meal together in your own kitchen. Enjoy each other’s company during a romantic dinner in your own private cottage. Relax on your charming porch while sipping lemonade, smelling the flowers, or watching the egrets in flight over the lake. Rest in your comfortable bed, then wake up to Lyn’s delicious breakfast, referred to as “The Crowning Touch” by our guests.

Come stay with us, soak up some outdoor adventure and relish some relaxation at our Louisiana bed and breakfast near Lafayette.

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The pond at Maison D'Memoire Bed & Breakfast Cottages