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All year long we’re inviting everyone who has ever opened a copy of Country Roads to share their story with us. more

People & Places

Carol Hallock paints, and paddles, on Bayou Lacombe more

Outdoor Adventures

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Lucie Monk Carter

New Orleans celebrates three-hundred years of maritime history by welcoming Tall Ships America more

Outdoor Adventures

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Alexandra Kennon

Performing yoga with goats at Paradigm Gardens in New Orleans more

Knowing Nature

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Richard Elzey via flickr

Over 170 years ago the Arkansas Wild Man terrified residents of that state. The first published report in 1846 claimed a footprint was discovered in eastern Arkansas that measured 22 inches. more

History

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Photo courtesy Maison Madeleine

A historic French Creole-style house on one of the state’s most spectacular nesting grounds for visiting waterbirds more

Supper Club

Our March 25 Supper Club includes bird walks, the best in modern Cajun food and music, and a live painting demonstration by one of our favorite wildlife artists more

Supper Club

“But I felt like we were missing the stories of the people ... that special breed of people who do this for a living and survive off these unique Louisiana resources.” more

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Paul Kieu

Bringing together tips and experiences from my own fond memories and those of friends, family, and Mardi Gras long-timers, we hope to show people from all over the state—hell, all over the world—how to come be a part of our grande fête in Mamou. more

People & Places

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Bill Lang for LouisianaNorthshore.com

At Big Branch Marsh National Wildlife Refuge, fall fires are just what the doctor ordered more

Knowing Nature

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Blaine Hansel via Wikimedia commons

You have to love October. The cooler weather means that another hunting season is upon us, and it’s time to get back into the woods. more

Knowing Nature

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Rick Kimpel via Flickr

Louisiana’s most venomous spiders, the brown recluse (Loxosceles reclusa) and the black widow (Latrodectus mactans), need not occupy too much of your time with terror, but some caution is recommended. more

Knowing Nature

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Lucie Monk Carter

In flight over Ascension Parish with Al Muir of Bear Creek Balloons more

Outdoor Adventures

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James Carey

Primitive camping on Horn Island still kindles artistic spirits more

Outdoor Adventures

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Brian Pavlich

To some sorts of sportsmen, Baton Rouge has been shrinking as it grows more

Outdoor Adventures

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Courtesy Kit Almerico

Seventy years on a motorcycle and counting for Norco-born doctor more

Outdoor Adventures

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Courtesy of Galveston CVB

Five ways to experience the island, for each variety of vacationer more

Getaways

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Photo by Brian Baiamonte

You're either born with it, or you're not more

Outdoor Adventures

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Courtesy of Pass Christian Main Street Foundation

A Mississippi Gulf weekend with Hotel Whiskey, Sazerac Square, and other coastal charms more

Getaways