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New Orleans, Louisiana

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Top Hiking Spots in and near New Orleans

  • Lacombe, Louisiana

    Hike the Bayou Sauvage National Wildlife Refuge Trail

    1 mi / 0 ft gain
    The trail on the boardwalk is about a mile but you also have the option to walk the full hike which is 6.8 miles. It almost completely flat the whole time and its one of my favorite places to go near New Orleans. There's also free guided walks available as well with groups so you can learn more a...
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  • Covington, Louisiana

    Ride along the Tammany Trace

    28 mi
    The Trace is an old railroad line turned into a biking, hiking, horse riding, trail. Most of the corridor is 200-feet wide, traversing lush woods that form a canopy overhead. There are 31 bridges in peppered throughout the Trace, and many of them are magnificent timber bridges, once railroad tres...
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