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Nature in your face

Great place to learn about the local treasures, great trails, fun solo or with family. Bring a... read more

Reviewed December 19, 2018
LUCY C
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Mandeville, Louisiana
via mobile
A chance to explore a tiny bit of mysterious swampland

We took the self-guided tour of the swamp and learned much we never knew before. Clearly marked... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
Yvonne L
,
Pacifica, California
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23135 Highway 190, Mandeville, LA 70448-7348
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Reviewed December 19, 2018 via mobile

Great place to learn about the local treasures, great trails, fun solo or with family. Bring a camera too or your phone, lovely views to remember.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank LUCY C
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

We took the self-guided tour of the swamp and learned much we never knew before. Clearly marked trails wove through the dense overgrowth and there were markers or photos of trees, shrubs and snakes. The latter were hibernating, thank goodness. We missed the glorious didplay...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Yvonne L
Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

Lovely still through the swamps. Nice boardwalk for those who want to experience but not the mud. Well marked trails and dirt trails for the get down in it nature hikes

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Heather S
Reviewed February 1, 2018 via mobile

Stopped at northlake in the morning, off season for flower type plants. Mixture of wooden trails and natural leaf/pine needle trails.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank bgdiver1963
Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

Full of lots of trails where you can walk and be at one with the nature and some animals... Very peaceful and Serene...

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank slaudun
Reviewed September 17, 2017

What a beautiful treasure in Mandeville but it needs care. I took a hike with my kids recently and got lost. The maps were useless and signage was poor. I am from the area and used my sense of direction to get us out of...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Beth246810
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Great place to get the blood flowing through your body with a long walk as you enjoy all the scenery around you. Also a great place to take all the energized kiddies who are looking for a bit of adventure. If sometime during the visit...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Tim C
Reviewed July 11, 2017

Pack a bottle of wine and a basket lunch and walk a few minutes to the picnic pavillion that overlooks cypress swamp. Walk the loop across wetlands, second growth forest, and meadow. The wooded walkway and trail is marked, birdboxes can be seen along it,...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Thomas B
Reviewed May 1, 2017

I arrived around 4PM just to do some leisurely walking, take a few photos (I had heard and read that there is an abundance of wildlife), and de stress. I started with the Eagle Trail Loop. It was so beautiful, peaceful and serene. Mosquitos were...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Ernest M
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

There is nothing fancy about the Northlake Nature Center. It's just a beautiful wooded area that has great walking paths that you can enjoy a peacefull stroll. Also, this place has a great set up for Boy and Girl Scouts.

Date of experience: March 2017
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