6 Totally Kid-Friendly Hikes Around New Orleans That Are 1 Mile And Under

There’s nothing better than getting outside and spending some time surrounded by our beautiful natural landscape. These 6 trails in and around New Orleans all clock in at under a mile, making them perfect for a family adventure. From the oldest to the youngest, the whole family will love these kid-friendly hikes around New Orleans, and since they’re under a mile, they won’t take up too much of your day.

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Once you’ve explored all of those trails, consider visiting some nearby nature preserves to learn about our precious wetlands. You can read more about it in our previous article here.


How many of these trails have you been on? Let us know in the comments below!