This Abandoned Railway Hike In Louisiana Is A Historic Treasure

The railroad has a long history with Lousiana. But what do you do when a railroad track has been abandoned and no longer in use? As they say, one man’s trash is another man’s treasure, and that’s just what the folks in St. Tammany Parish did when they created Louisiana’s only rail-to-trail conversion that will take you through some of the most charming towns in Louisiana. Let’s check it out.

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/

For more trails, check out our previous article here.

Have you ever been down the Tammany Trace? What’s your favorite part? Let us know in the comments below!