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Recommended Routes in Southern Louisiana - 6

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Favorite Panoramic views from the Alligator Marsh Boardwalk.
Easy/Intermediate

Fountainbleau Trail System

5.7 mi 9.2 km 35' Up 10.69 m Up 35' Down 10.67 m Down

Mandeville, LA
Favorite Backbone Ridge Trail
Intermediate

Louisiana Arboretum Tour

5.8 mi 9.3 km 320' Up 97.67 m Up 317' Down 96.67 m Down

Pine Pr…, LA
Favorite View directly from the trail overlooking the lake which provides a home for a number of local birds.
Easy/Intermediate

Bayou Sauvage Trails

7.1 mi 11.5 km 10' Up 3.05 m Up 9' Down 2.76 m Down

Meraux, LA
Favorite A boardwalk travels through marsh and pine along Boy Scout Road.
Easy

Boy Scout Road

6.6 mi 10.6 km 15' Up 4.46 m Up 14' Down 4.38 m Down

Lacombe, LA
Favorite Gorgeous swamp views are abundant on the Acclimatization Trail.
Easy/Intermediate

Northlake Nature Center Loops

5.3 mi 8.5 km 59' Up 17.98 m Up 59' Down 17.98 m Down

Mandeville, LA
Favorite A view of the Bayou
Easy

Camp Salmen Nature Park Loop

3.5 mi 5.6 km 31' Up 9.35 m Up 30' Down 9.29 m Down

Slidell, LA

Southern Louisiana Hiking

  • 269 Miles 433 Kilometers of Trail
  • 6 Recommended Routes
  • 92 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 30 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 2 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Southern Louisiana - 118

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5.1 mi 8.2 km #1Gorge Run Trail
Intermediate
Franklinton, LA
Intermediate
Franklinton, LA
0.5 mi 0.9 km #2Bayou Coquille Trail
Easy
Jean Lafitte, LA
Easy
Jean Lafitte, LA
3.7 mi 6.0 km #3C Trail
Difficult
Saint Francisville, LA
Difficult
Saint Francisville, LA
0.4 mi 0.6 km #4Lower Gorge Trail
Easy
Franklinton, LA
Easy
Franklinton, LA
4.1 mi 6.7 km #5University Lake Loop
Easy
Baton Rouge, LA
Easy
Baton Rouge, LA
0.5 mi 0.8 km #6Giant Bamboo Trail
Intermediate
Denham Springs, LA
Intermediate
Denham Springs, LA
1.9 mi 3.1 km #7Hardwood Forest Loop
Intermediate
Denham Springs, LA
Intermediate
Denham Springs, LA
1.0 mi 1.6 km #8Dawson Creek Greenway
Easy
Inniswold, LA
Easy
Inniswold, LA
0.7 mi 1.1 km #9Railroad Trail
Intermediate
Denham Springs, LA
Intermediate
Denham Springs, LA
2.5 mi 4.0 km #10Ward Creek Greenway
Easy
Inniswold, LA
Easy
Inniswold, LA

Photos of Southern Louisiana - 123

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The Marsh Overlook Trail offers a scenic boardwalk experience amidst dramatic, wispy foliage.
Jan 3, 2017 near Jean La…, LA
Frenchtown Road Conservation Area
May 13, 2021 near Denham…, LA
Here's the end of the boardwalk where you and your family can enjoy the scenery and open space to relax any aching muscles before the walk back.
Mar 11, 2021 near Jean La…, LA
Chicot Lake
Aug 10, 2017 near Ville P…, LA
Amite River Beach
May 13, 2021 near Denham…, LA
Possible a mother and her young bathing in the sun.
Mar 11, 2021 near Jean La…, LA
Two adolescent gators.
Mar 10, 2021 near Jean La…, LA
Tall cypress on the Pearl River
Jan 1, 2018 near Pearlin…, MS