Renting a personal canoe or kayak from Swamp Explorers provides the opportunity to explore the bayous and swamps of Southern Louisiana at your own pace and enjoy everything Louisiana outdoors has to offer. Your paddle will bring you to the habitat of local egrets, alligators, herons, eagles and more as you paddle along the scenic bayous located in and around the Barataria Preserve and Bayou Segnette. Fishing gear and more can be rented to enhance your trip. Visit the nearby town of Jean Lafitte and enjoy the local hospitality, culture and great food!
Call for your next adventure!
Canoe and Kayak Rentals
Launch from our site located at
9656 Barataria Blvd, only 30 minutes South of New Orleans, amidst the estuary of the Barataria Preserve.
Alligators, egrets, herons, eagles, local plant life including irises and hyacinth in bloom in their natural habitat.
Tour the Barataria Preserve Located 30 minutes South of New Orleans