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Mississippi River Trail

Intermediate
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An excellent trail to view New Orleans.


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8.6

Miles

13.9

KM

Point to Point

24' 7 m

High

14' 4 m

Low

39' 12 m

Up

40' 12 m

Down

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Features Birding · River/Creek · Views

Need to Know

Parking locations along the trail, along with some restrooms.

Description

This trail is also known as The Levee Path, and has a spectacular view of the Mississippi River and New Orleans. The total length of the trail (which is not continuous) is 22 miles. It is open to runners, walkers, and cyclists alike.

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Shared By:

Kevin Rumsey

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  4.0 from 1 vote

#2

in New Orleans

#14399

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#2

in New Orleans

#64

in Louisiana

#14,399

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Photos

The River is high on the Levee
Mar 14, 2019 near Arabi, LA
Looking toward Algiers Point
Mar 14, 2019 near New Orl…, LA
Sunset
Apr 7, 2021 near Gretna, LA
River Trail looking at New Orleans
Apr 7, 2021 near Gretna, LA
End of paved trail
Mar 21, 2019 near Arabi, LA
Louis Armstrong at Algiers Point
Mar 14, 2019 near New Orl…, LA

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