6 Lesser-Known State Parks Around New Orleans That Will Absolutely Amaze You

With 21 state parks in Louisiana, you’re never too far away from spending some in the great outdoors. There are several located around New Orleans that are worth checking out, and we’ve got them listed below. All of the state parks listed below are within a two hour drive from New Orleans, so you can easily make a day trip out of any of them.

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