From costal wetlands to prairies to the rolling hills, Louisiana Birding Trails and Maps - will help make your bird watching trip an enjoyable.  The America’s Wetland Birding Trail consists of 115 bird watching sites crossing through 22 Louisiana parishes. For online maps, click here.


Birding Trail of Louisiana
America's Wetland Birding Trailon the Louisiana Great Gulf Coast

Traveling along the Creole Nature Trail All-American Road and six additional state scenic byways, the America’s Wetland Birding Trail crosses through 22 Southern Louisiana parishes rich with unparalleled history, culture, arts and entertainment. The trail will guide you to some of the state’s most productive natural places along the Great Gulf Coast and will offer ready access to some of the best birding in the country.
America's Wetland Birding Trail on website
South Louisiana Bird Guide - Audubon Society

Website covers: Port Fourchon, Grand Isle, Venice, Jean Lafitte National Historical Park, New Orleans City Park and Lake Vista, Suburban New Orleans and East Jefferson, Eastern New Orleans - Bayou Sauvage NWR, White Kitchen Area, Pearl River and the Honey Island Swamp, Mandeville, Fontainebleau State Park, Lacombe, and Big Branch NWR, Abita Springs, Bonnet Carre Spillway, Reserve and Laplace.
Creole Nature Trail

Sabine NWR, Lacassins NWR, Rockefeller WR, Cameron Prairie NWR

The Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary

The Barataria-Terrebonne estuarine complex is located between the Mississippi and Atchafalaya Rivers in south Louisiana. Bayou Lafourche separates this complex into two basins, Barataria Basin to the east, and Terrebonne Basin to the west.