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Lake Martin

#3 of 19 things to do in Breaux Bridge Features Animals
1264 Prairie Hwy, Cypress Island, Breaux Bridge, LA 70517
+1 337-342-2475
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An experience not to miss

We visited Lake Martin and were lucky enough to be taken on a tour of the lake by Bryce of Acadiana... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Durban, South Africa
Natural Beauty

Lots of birds, alligators and turtles make this a must see area. Many views of nature's beauty... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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1264 Prairie Hwy, Cypress Island, Breaux Bridge, LA 70517
+1 337-342-2475
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Reviewed yesterday

We visited Lake Martin and were lucky enough to be taken on a tour of the lake by Bryce of Acadiana Swamp Tours. With his crawfish boat he was able to take us deep into areas most boats would battle to reach. Bryce was able...More

Thank GrantAdri
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lots of birds, alligators and turtles make this a must see area. Many views of nature's beauty. Highly recommended

Thank LCMAN61
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

pristine natural wonderful. we enjoyed an organised tour with Bryan Champagne, but one could go it alone in a kayak or boat....

Thank r s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is so pretty. Take a tour to really see the swamp. We saw alligators, snakes, an owl, and lots of birds.

Thank dilly4j
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Drive along Rookery Road (gravel washboard so go slow) and enjoy all the birds roosting in the trees. Then get out on the lake/swamp and take an eco-tour to explore the beauty of this special place.

Thank Didi R
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Easy accessible for nature lovers. Very shallow at many times and difficult to negotiate w/o boat or engine damage unless you are very knowledgeable of the waterways. You would be well advised to take an inexpensive tour by local operators. All have extensive knowledge of...More

Thank mail4mjm
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

What a great way to spend a day in Lafayette!! I went for a hour kayak on the lake. Saw turtles, alligators and birds that were very beautiful. It's so peaceful

Thank Roquita C
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This lake is gorgeous and so peaceful! Full of alligators so be aware you'll get very close to some very large animals! I loved our tour guide, a native who was knowledgeable and passionate about the environment. Bring your sunscreen and bugspray and prepare for...More

Thank luv2travelgrrl
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Lake Martin is without a doubt the place to take pictures. This area is untouched and nothing has been cut down. There are full grown trees, bird roost and even a boardwalk that extends out into the lake. In warmer weather you will see alligators....More

Thank legioneerlatx
Reviewed 20 February 2017

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...More

Thank Ann H
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Melissa B
Is lake martin open to the public I am not a robot
22 March 2017|
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Response from wbarras | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is open to the public.
Are there walking trails around Lake Martin ?
1 January 2017|
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Response from April G | Reviewed this property |
We didn't see any when we were there. You might call champagne swamp tours and ask them.
location of boat ramp
29 July 2016|
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