United States Louisiana New Orleans

Lafitte Greenway

A 2.6-mile linear urban park & trail transforming a former canal & railway corridor into a public space for recreation, arts, and community events.
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The Lafitte Greenway is a linear park in New Orleans stretching for nearly 3 miles from Louis Armstrong Park to Bayou St. John. It encompasses running and bike paths and is a great way to get from the French Quarter area to other parts of the city.

kaylee 2 years ago

Lafitte Greenway Guides

  • The 10 Best Parks in New Orleans

    kaylee (Kaylee Giacomini)
    New Orleans is known for its cuisine, rich culture, unique architecture, and nightlife. But did you know that they have one of the largest city parks in the country? NOLA is home to thousands of acres of parks waiting to be explored. Some are compact oases as small as a city block, while others are lush botanical escapes on the banks of the river with babbling streams and ancient oak trees. Check out some of my favorites for when I need a break from city life.