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Fun for a stroll or a run

The paths around the lake are well tended making this a great circuit with good scenery for... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
CabanaWoman
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Shreveport, Louisiana
See the ducks on the Lake by LSU and then go see the Tiger.

Take some bread for the ducks and enjoy seeing them fly in. There are several spots to pull over... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
memedebi
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The paths around the lake are well tended making this a great circuit with good scenery for strollers or runners.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CabanaWoman
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Take some bread for the ducks and enjoy seeing them fly in. There are several spots to pull over and get close to the water, sit under the trees, or walk/jog. It is an area that can be relaxing and let you get close to...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank memedebi
Reviewed 19 July 2018

This is a great place to run with several choices on distance. There is a 5k loop and also a loop that is a bit longer than a 10k. There are several places to park with lots of parking near the dog park/tennis courts.

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank latraveler393
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We liked to walk along the shore with nice views on the lake. Makes the university campus even more attractive. Also some beautiful villas along the shore which are nice to look at.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Carlos C
Reviewed 25 May 2017

the lakes are beautiful and make the campus even more beautiful. It is peaceful to sit by and watch the world go by.

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Panoonie
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Lovely drive of Sorority houses and beautiful homes on the lake. Adjacent to Louisiana Stat University.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank GAGrandmab
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I have lived a fabulous partying life, I lived on Maestri Drive, off Highland Rd., during my college career, 3 blocks off campus, within a decent running radius of the entire University Lakes system, for a MARINE! On 1 typical day, I took my sail...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank tawsr
Reviewed 20 April 2017

It's basically a large lake area with paths around it for jogging. If you play Pokemon Go, there are lots of water pokemon here.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Tabitha D
Reviewed 3 March 2017

A large lake in the middle of the city that you can either explore by driving around or walking. By the university, you have the stately sorority houses (and not so great fraternity house) and then on the other side, beautiful neighborhoods with many nice...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Ron H
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This old scenic lake can be seen from Interstate 10 but you are moving too fast to appreciate the views. Get onto the paved roads which circle the lakes and just drive slowly until you see something that interests you. Stop and walk for a...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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