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Best trails in Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve

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Looking for a great trail in Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve, Louisiana? AllTrails has 6 great hiking trails, walking trails, wildlife trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 6 easy trails in Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve ranging from 0.9 to 4.3 miles and from 3 to 6 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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The Treasure of Jean Lafitte In Jean Lafitte's day, silver and gold filled a pirate's treasure chest, but today's treasures are people, places, and memories. Discover New Orleans

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Map of trails in Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve
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Top trails (6)
#1 - Palmetto, Bayou Coquille and Marsh Overlook [CLOSED]
Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve
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Length: 4.2 mi • Est. 1 h 42 m
Note: It has been reported this trail has temporary closures due to COVID-19. Please see the park's website for up to date information.Show more
#2 - Old Barataria Trail [CLOSED]
Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve
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Length: 4.3 mi • Est. 1 h 44 m
Note: It has been reported this trail has temporary closures due to COVID-19. Please see the park's website for up to date information.Show more
#3 - Bayou Coquille and Marsh Overlook Trails [CLOSED]
Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 46 m
Note: It has been reported this trail has temporary closures due to COVID-19. Please see the park's website for up to date information.Show more
#4 - Lafitte Barataria Wetland Trace [CLOSED]
Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve
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Length: 0.9 mi • Est. 22 m
Note: It has been reported this trail has temporary closures due to COVID-19. Please see the park's website for up to date information. This is a beautiful boardwalk trail for those who enjoy scenic walks and nature. Great for people of all ages. Trail is next to the museum and there is plenty of paved parking available. The trail is moderately walked and is a little known treasure to the locals. The trail is a couple of miles down the road from the Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve.Show more
#5 - Twin Canals [CLOSED]
Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 32 m
Note: It has been reported this trail has temporary closures due to COVID-19. Please see the park's website for up to date information.Show more
#6 - Christmas Road and Ring Levee Road Trail [CLOSED]
Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve
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Length: 1.4 mi • Est. 34 m
Note: It has been reported this trail has temporary closures due to COVID-19. Please see the park's website for up to date information.Show more