Explore wild Louisiana on a ranger-guided walk through swamp and marsh. Stop by the visitor center to find out which trail the day's walk will visit.
The Barataria Preserve is at 6588 Barataria Blvd. in Marrero near Crown Point. The preserve is closed on federal holidays and on Mardi Gras (Tuesday, March 4, in 2014), so no walk is offered. Note that parking lot gates are open 9:00 a.m.-5:00 Monday-Tuesday and on federal holidays for access to trails; gates are closed on Mardi Gras.