The Fall Foliage At These 5 State Parks In Louisiana Never Fails To Enchant
By Jackie Ann|Published August 29, 2022
Louisiana native and LSU Alum (Geaux Tigers!), Jackie has lived in Louisiana for over three decades and currently lives in New Orleans. She's been writing for OnlyInYourState since 2016 and can often be found with a coffee at her side, dreaming of her next adventure.
Louisiana is known for a lot of things, but fall foliage rarely seems to make the list… and that’s a shame because Louisiana does, in fact, see the leaves change! Sure, it may not be the brilliant kaleidoscope of colors you would find in New England, but we do see the colors change. While the rest of the country sees peak fall foliage in the first few weeks of October, Louisiana tends to see the colors change towards the end of October and into November. The northern part of the state will see the colors change first, and we’ve rounded up some of the best state parks in Louisiana to do a little leaf peeping.