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A relaxing and easy way to enjoy the largest coastal forests in Louisiana is through paddling! Book a Canoe or Kayak Swamp Tour for as low as $65 per person for 2-3 hours tour. One of the largest coastal forests in Louisiana, the Manchac wetlands are a must see destination on any adventure in the bayou state. The extensive series of bayous, sloughs, lakes, and marshes that makeup Manchac's expansive cypress swamps allow explorers a glimpse into the forgotten world only 30 minutes outside of New Orleans. Manchac swamp is a historically significant area used by many of Louisiana's great explorers and founders. Broken pilings and abandoned shacks are all that remains of the ghost town once a thriving logging community was known as Ruddock, LA. Native Americans thrived in the swamp's constant source of natural resources, boasting a high diversity of plant life, ample supply of fish and small game animals, and the sub-tropical climate that supported life year around. Join us on a swamp adventure by canoe or kayak through historic Manchac swamp. Take a journey through a natural treasure full of life and productivity. Let the serene bayou sounds and sights relax you on your peaceful journey through a historic natural waterway and discover a new side of Louisiana. Rates: 2 - 3-hour tour • $65 per person • $40 children (12 & under) Transportation for Tour • $15 per person • $80 (groups of 8 or more) Tour Time: 10:00 am Tour times can fluctuate based on weather conditions and guests' paddling experience. It is best to leave 2hrs between other scheduled engagements. If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
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