The Magnificent Bridge Trail Near New Orleans That Will Lead You To A Hidden Overlook

Just outside of New Orleans lies an incredible natural oasis that must be seen to be believed. From swamps to cypress trees, Barataria Preserve is filled with some of the most beautiful natural landscape Louisiana has to offer, and it’s only a short drive from New Orleans. The connecting boardwalk trails and wildlife viewing opportunities make this New Orleans’ best bridge trail by far, and the best part is that it’s a great outdoor adventure that the whole family will love.

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Be sure to check out our previous article here, featuring other nature preserves near New Orleans.

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