The 17-Mile Scenic Drive In Louisiana You Will Want To Take As Soon As You Can

Gas up the car, it’s time for a road trip! Today, we are trading our picture-perfect bayous and swamp scenes for a truly unique landscape that many don’t realize is hiding right in the heart of Louisiana. The Longleaf Trail Scenic Byway is one of the most scenic routes in Louisiana, and it belongs on everyone’s bucket list.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Have you ever driven down the Longleaf Trail Scenic Byway? Let us know in the comments below!

For more scenic byways in Louisiana, check out our previous article here.