We have been to Lake Martin a couple of times but this trip most of the area was inaccessible. The massive floods they had last August took a toll on the boardwalk system so these are closed until further notice. The visitor center was also not open. The levee trail was open but we had done this a previous visit... 更多
Love Lake Martin located not far from St Martinville, my home town. An rare egret rookery. Be sure to bring your camera. View Louisiana wildlife, giant gators and turtles. Stay at a local B&B in nearby Breaux Bridge or historic St Martinville. Well worth the visit.
I rented a kayak and paddled for an hour through the cypress swamps. A fair number of birds and a few turtles, but I did not see any gators. Most likely because it was a pretty cool day.
This is the lake to explore. It has a bird sanctuary and a large number of alligators. There are number of tours to choose from to explore the bayou. There are duck hunters on the lake as well. So watch out. The variety of birds and wild life on the lake is fascinating. We saw egrets bald eagles Anighas blue... 更多
Wonderful lake i have been fishing for years use to go with my Dad years ago alligators birds ducks all kinds of birds great place for a pinic with family .
Do not miss! It a natural place that you will no where else. Swamp and lake water mix with alligators, turtles and birds. The various scenery are magic.
We rented a canoe early when the mist was out and then took with Cajun Country Swamp Tours later in the day during sunset. Bob, our guide, was very knowledgeable and compared to their competitor, I'm sure we chose the right tour company (there are only two at Martin Lake... ours was $20/pp for two hours. Theirs was $25 for... 更多
Lake Martin is a spectacular gem in Bayou Country! The abundance of wildlife can be breathtaking. Kayaking here is spectacular. The Swamp Tours are also spectacular. Young and old will be amazed, especially during the nesting seasons for gators and/or birds! You DO have to be alert where you're walking! This is a pretty active wildlife area, and we're on... 更多