Abita Springs, Louisiana

Once a Choctaw Indian village, this community is now widely recognized for its attractive historic district. Visitors and locals enjoy shaded sidewalks, friendly restaurants, antique shops, art galleries, country stores, and a quaint folk art museum. Bike riders, walkers, joggers, skaters, and horse back riders make use of the popular Tammany Trace that passes through the center of this small town. Lodging can be found in local B&Bs and area motels.

Historic Abita Springs is north of Lake Ponchartrain in the New Orleans Northshore area.

Here are some miscellaneous items of interest.

The Abita Springs Style Architecture

Signs in the Area

Abita Springs Yard of the Month

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