Take A Brief But Beautiful Hike Through The Bayou Sauvage National Wildlife Refuge Near New Orleans
By Jackie Ann|Published December 07, 2020
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.
Located northeast of New Orleans, Bayou Sauvage National Wildlife Refuge is one of the most scenic spots near New Orleans, and it’s worth the road trip. A popular spot for fishing, paddling, and birdwatching, there’s one little boardwalk trail that’s pure perfection, and you’re going to love it. Gas up the car and grab those sneakers, because you’re going to love the Bayou Sauvage Ridge Trail.