7 Scenic Nature Spots Hiding Right In The Middle Of New Orleans

Every now and then, you just need a break from it all. When you need a break from the hustle and bustle of city life and want to immerse yourself in nature for a few hours, there are plenty of options right in the middle of New Orleans. These scenic nature spots are perfect for those times when you just need some nature in your life but don’t have the time to travel very far.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

If you’re looking to get a little further away from the city, you can always visit Barataria Preserve, Fontainebleau State Park, or the Northlake Nature Center.