The Trails At This 1700-Acre State Park Near New Orleans Are Simply Breathtaking

Drive just about an hour north of New Orleans and you’ll be immersed in some of the most beautiful natural landscape Louisiana has to offer. Whether you’re planning on making a weekend out of it, or just a quick day trip, the hiking and equestrian trails at this state park are truly spectacular and you need to check them out.

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You can find the Bogue Chitto State Park at 17049 State Park Blvd., Franklinton, Louisiana 70438. Have you ever been? Let us know in the comments below!