This Secluded Trail In Louisiana Leads To A Hidden Waterfall

That’s right, there is indeed a waterfall hike in Louisiana, and it’s one that should go on everyone’s bucket list. Formally known as the Sicily Island Hills Wildlife Management Area, the J.C. “Sonny” Gilbert Wildlife Management Area is a 7,524-acre natural oasis that’s ideal for the nature lover in search of some solitude and scenery. The area contains not one but two waterfalls, and this hike will lead you straight to St. Mary’s Falls, one of the most beautiful waterfalls in Louisiana. Lace up those hiking boots and let’s check it out.

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While you’re in the area, be sure to check out Rock Falls, the tallest waterfall in Louisiana! The 17-foot waterfall is impressive and the trail is easy enough for just about anyone to tackle.

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Address: J.C. "Sonny" Gilbert Wildlife Management Area, Sicily Island, LA 71368, USA