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Lake Martin

Breaux Bridge, LA
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Bodies of Water, Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Activities: Viewing wildlife, Birdwatching
Description: This small lake contains an enormous amount and variety of wild animals and birds.
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Ohio
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
15 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We took a tour and saw so many different types of wild life. So many birds and alligators! Took some great pictures! Beautiful scenery !

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Fort Walton Beach, Florida
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33 reviews 33 reviews
5 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Won't attempt to best others' photographs - or words for that matter - but when we finished the two-hour trip around this lake with Butch of Cajun Country Swamp Tours, we were ready to simply stay seated and go around again on the next tour. It's that good, folks. And well worth the fee. Don't miss it!!

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Louisiana
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46 reviews 46 reviews
21 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Beautiful area with lots of wildlife visible, even from the road. Will go back and take the swamp tour

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We took a 2 hour swamp tour into lake and swamp. Our guide was Bob who knew lots of facts about the birds, reptiles, plants and animals of the area. Our guide took us nice and slow so we got to soak up the atmosphere as well as see lots of birds.

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Baton rouge
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

The beauty of this place can't be captured on pictures. We are from Baton Rouge. Whenever we have out of state visitors, we always take them here to see how beautiful south Louisiana can be. The heron rookery is spectacular in the spring. In the winter, an eagle is nesting there too! Something for everyone, young and old.

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Lafayette
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Lake Martin is amazing! I don't think you can get the full experience unless you tour it by boat. We did a swamp tour and it was worth it! Lots of wildlife and beauty to see! Many, many birds!

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Kenner, Louisiana
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Very affordable, nice people, food and drinks for sale. Breaux Bridge is a old very nice town. People are super friendly.

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Amarillo, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Took a swamp tour at Champagne's. Gary was the best guide. He was knowledgeable and very funny. Information he provided was accurate.

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Biscoe, North Carolina
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29 reviews 29 reviews
9 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

My family took a swamp tour of about 2 hours. We were amazed at the beautiful cypress trees, Lotus flowers with 12"dia. blooms covering the water and the Moss draped from the trees. We Seen several different birds and was lucky enough to see 2 large owls side by side on a cyprus limb. We also saw 14 alligators, some... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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60 reviews 60 reviews
20 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

This is lovely place to see herons nesting with their chicks, we also saw snakes, turtles and a gator. Its a very pretty place.

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