Louisiana State Parks Trails

To find trails in Louisiana state parks for activities such as hiking and biking, select a region or trail below.

Tammany Trace :: Fontainebleau State Park, LA

Tammany Trace is a hiking and biking trail in St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana. It is within Fontainebleau State Park. It is 27.9 miles long and begins at 26 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 55.0 miles with a total elevation gain of 536 feet

Pelican Park Extension :: Fontainebleau State Park, LA

Pelican Park Extension is a hiking and biking trail in St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana. It is within Fontainebleau State Park. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 12 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 3

Alligator Marsh Boardwalk :: Fontainebleau State Park, LA

Alligator Marsh Boardwalk is a hiking trail in St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana. It is within Fontainebleau State Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 3 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 3 feet.

Sugar Mill Nature Trail :: Fontainebleau State Park, LA

Sugar Mill Nature Trail is a hiking trail in St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana. It is within Fontainebleau State Park. It is 0.8 miles long and begins at 6 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 25 feet. The

Robin Road :: Fontainebleau State Park, LA

Robin Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana. It is within Fontainebleau State Park. It is 0.5 miles long and begins at 17 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is a mile with a total elevation gain of 6 feet.

River / Bottomland Hardwood Trail :: Springfield, LA

Take a walk on a meandering trail through a mixed pine and hardwood forest along the banks of the Tickfaw River and along an elevated boardwalk above an impressive cypress-tupelo swamp. On your journey you may catch a glimpse of beaver, raccoon, Amer

University Area: Academia Amid the Oaks :: New Orleans, LA

New Orleans is home to myriad colleges and universities, but none are as stunning as the campuses of Tulane and Loyola Universities, which front historic St. Charles Avenue across from Audubon Park in a neighborhood of stately, jaw-dropping mansions.

Jean Lafitte Barataria Preserve: Wetlands Wonder :: New Orleans, LA

You won’t find swings, golf courses, or amusement park rides at Jean Lafitte National Historical Park’s Barataria Preserve, but what you will find is one of the most stunning displays of nature that Louisiana has to offer. With 23,000 acres of swamp

French Market/Riverfront: Family Fun in the Quarter :: New Orleans, LA

The Riverfront area between Canal Street and Esplanade Avenue may be part of the French Quarter, but it’s also a world within itself: a vibrant mix of attractions that includes the lively French Market, a riverfront promenade, and a linear park with

Trail C :: Saint Martinville, LA

Louisiana is known for its swamps, and there is no better place to get up close and personal with these green, murky waters than walking Trail C at Lake Fausse Pointe State Park. The trail winds its way over a magnificent cypress swamp via boardwal

Fontainebleau Hiking Trail :: Mandeville, LA

Head on down to the bayou on the Fontainebleau Hiking Trail. This wide, grassy path leads to the grassy marsh of Cane Bayou, with white-tailed deer and gopher tortoises making an occasional appearance on your journey. The path is lined with plenty of

Fiddler’s Loop :: Grand Isle, LA

Drive out deep into the Gulf of Mexico and explore the Fiddler’s Loop Trail at Grand Isle State Park. This moderate loop follows the banks of an inlet of the Gulf of Mexico. Along the route you’ll be treated to expansive views of the inlet, an abun