Hike To An Emerald Lagoon On This Easy Trail Near New Orleans

It’s that perfect time of year when being outdoors isn’t a nightmare. The temperatures aren’t sweltering hot, and the mosquitos aren’t attacking at every moment, so now is your chance to get outside and do some exploring. This one short and sweet hike just outside of New Orleans is the perfect trail to explore in the fall, and it leads to some of the most beautiful scenery around. Let’s check it out.

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The Northlake Nature Center is always throwing kid-friendly activities and specialty hikes where you’ll learn all about the flora and fauna of the area. For more information, be sure to check out their website and give them a follow on Facebook.

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