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Lake Pontchartrain

New Orleans, LA
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“longest bridge” (39 reviews)
“mile bridge” (8 reviews)
“huge lake” (8 reviews)
New Orleans, LA
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Reviewed 6 November 2016

This is a well made very long bridge. If you don`t like bridges steer away from this one. Once you cross this bridge you will be very close to your destination of New Orleans.

Thank Gerald A
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We drove over this a few times going to and from Covington. It is what it is!! A long causeway but impressive when you think, you are on the worlds longest bridge at just shy of 24 miles surrounded by the lake which is 630...More

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 3 November 2016

I wanted to do this just to say that we did. My wife wasn't so sure but there were some letterboxes in Mandeville so she bought into it. It's a very impressive bridge and pretty neat just to drive over. You pretty much lose sight...More

Thank Dan E
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We drove the causeway as we entered town and glad we took the route. This nearly 24 mile bridge - or should I say two bridges for two lanes going in ea direction with about 5 places to crossover and several rises in the road...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 18 October 2016

one of the longest lakes i have ever seen with one of the longest bridges must see when in new orleans compares to the great lakes in my opinion the bridge is incredible

Thank lkj830
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed 5 nights here. 10 minutes from the French Quarter. Excellent facility. Friendly staff. Well maintained. Security gate after 11. Shuttle into town. Wifi needs improvement. Worked sporadically at camp sites, but worked well at the main building. Advised they are working on improving the...More

Thank Norm T
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We drove over as we left NO towards Florida and I was surely impressed. Passing through the small communities north I remembered how the historian describing us Katrina on board of the Creole Queen mentioned how these communities started shooting when the people of NO...More

Thank TERRAvelista
Reviewed 9 October 2016

This large stretch of water has a long causeway crossing it as a link to the shores of the lake like area.We saw this area as we walked around the waterfront area.

Reviewed 23 September 2016

This is one of the longest bridge in Louisiana and takes you across a lot of water to a whole new look community of Mandeville which does not look or feel like the French Quarter. this where the locals who work in the Business district,...More

Thank deantachbruce
Reviewed 6 September 2016

I go to this lake a lot at the West End side and enjoy just sitting out there and think, or to enjoy lunch. There are plenty of places to eat and still be on the lake, I wouldn't swim there but some people do....More

Thank Jorge C
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20 September 2017|
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Response from Stacy H | Reviewed this property |
You don't have to cross the causeway, but I'm not sure on the time to go around.
24 April 2017|
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Response from BobandShirley311 | Reviewed this property |
If you take I12 East it will take you to the highway leading to the Causeway. Just follow the signs. Have a great trip!