See the top 10 best running trails in, near Baton Rouge, according to Yelp

BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD) — Looking to go for a walk or a jog? The Baton Rouge area features several walking and nature trails for all ages to enjoy.

Whether you are looking to go for a walk, jog or a run, the capital city offers trails that offers twists and turns through nature. Several parks throughout the Baton Rouge are open every day from sunrise to sunset.

You will want to keep these trails in mind the next time you are either training for your next race or just want to enjoy an outdoor walk.

Check out the top 10 best running trails in, near Baton Rouge, according to reviewers on Yelp.

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1. Perkins Road Community Park

The Perkins Road Community Park offers several amenities including an outdoor walking track/loop, greenway/connectivity trail and nature trails. The park is open daily from sunrise to sunset.

  • Location: 7122 Perkins Road.

2. Highland Road Community Park

Walkers and runners will be able to take advantage of the breathtaking landscape that is scattered across the Highland Road Community Park. The park features an outdoor walking track and loop.

  • Location: 14024 Highland Road.

3. Milford Wampold Memorial Park

BREC’s Milford Wampold Memorial Park is located on Stanford Avenue near LSU Lakes. The park features 0.25-mile walking trails for all ages to enjoy a daily walk or jog.

  • Location: 901 Stanford Ave.

4. North Sherwood Forest Community Park

The North Sherwood Forest Community Park has an indoor and outdoor walking track/loop. According to the park’s website, the walking track features a 0.15-mile path and is free for users.

  • Location: 3140 N. Sherwood Forest Drive.

5. Blackwater Conservation Area

The Blackwater Conservation Area located in Baker features an outdoor walking track and loop. The 1.3-mile trail loop takes you through the 53.48-acre site.

  • Location: 9385 Blackwater Road, Baker.

6. Forest Community Park

Forest Community Park offers an outdoor walking track and loop. According to the park’s website, trails are located throughout the park, and there is also a boardwalk that takes you through part of the forest.

  • Location: 13900 S. Harrells Ferry Road.

7. Greenwood Community Park

The Greenwood Community Park, located in Baker, offers nature trails and an outdoor walking track/loop. It is open daily from sunrise to sunset.

  • Location: 133350 Louisiana 19, Baker.

8. Comite River Conservation Area

The Comite River Conservation Area features nature trails throughout the area. According to the park’s website, “the trail is hilly with some steep terrain.”

  • Location: 8900 Hooper Road.

9. Downtown Baton Rouge

In downtown Baton Rouge, walkers and runners can take advantage of the 4.31-mile stretch down the Mississippi River Levee, which is popular with bicyclists, walkers, and joggers.

  • Location: Mississippi River Levee.

10. Antioch Boulevard Park

Antioch Boulevard Park, located in Baton Rouge, offers an outdoor walking track and loop. The park is open from sunrise to sunset daily.

  • Location: 6229 Antioch Blvd.

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