Bottomland Trail Near New Orleans Leads You Straight To Abandoned Ammunition Magazines From WWII

Ready to go on an adventure? Well then head on over to Belle Chasse, where history buffs and nature lovers will have a blast exploring the trails at the Woodlands Conservancy. Not only will you be surrounded by some of the most beautiful natural scenery in Louisiana, but you’ll have the opportunity to see some relics from the past. At the end of one of the trails, you’ll come across a grouping of abandoned ammunition magazines from WWII, a reminder of when the area was used by the United States Navy. Sounds interesting? Hop in the car, it’s only a short drive away!

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Address: Belle Chasse, LA 70037, USA