Barataria Preserve Trail

Marrero, Louisiana 70073

Barataria Preserve Trail

Barataria Preserve Trail Professional Review and Guide

"Moss-draped oaks, placid green waters of a cypress-tupelo swamp, and lots of wildlife make the Barataria Preserve Trail a must-visit when in the New Orleans area. Three separate trails, mostly boardwalk, make up the path through this national park preserve.

Amazing wildflowers line many of the paths; crawfish mounds dot the landscape; ruby-throated hummingbirds dart about; and don’t be surprised if you come up on a white-tailed deer walking the boardwalk."

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Trail Information

Nearby City
Trail Type
Easy to Moderate
Skill Level
2.5- 3 hours
Jean Lafitte National Historic Park and Preserve, 419 Decatur St., New Orleans, LA 70130-1035; (504) 689-3690;
Local Contacts
USGS Bertrandville, LA; maps available at visitor center
Local Maps

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Jul 2018