The Sugar Mill Nature Trail Near New Orleans Is A 1.5-Mile Out-And-Back Hike With A Marsh View Finish

When it comes to state parks near New Orleans, few can hold a candle to Fontainebleau State Park. Clocking in at 2,800 acres, this slice of paradise on the shores of Lake Pontchartrain is a picture-perfect park with beautiful trails weaving all throughout the park. The Sugar Mill Nature Trail is a quick and easy trail that’s less than 1.5 miles long, but it’s filled with stunning scenery and even a neat little history lesson.

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You may end up loving your time so much that you’d like to extend your stay! The waterfront cabins are a great spot for a weekend getaway. Be sure to check out their website and give them a follow on Facebook so you can stay up to date on the latest information!

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Address: Fontainebleau State Park, 62883 LA-1089, Mandeville, LA 70448, USA