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Devil’s Elbow Guided Hike and Tour
April 21, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Devil’s Elbow Guided Hike and Tour will take place Saturday, April 23 at Port Hudson State Historic Site on Hwy. 61.
Visitors of all ages are invited to a special “Devil’s Elbow” tour at Port Hudson State Historic Site‘s battlefield on Saturday, April 23, beginning at 9:00 a.m.
The excursion will begin at the park’s museum with a caravan through old Port Hudson, along the historic bluff to the Georgia-Pacific picnic pavilion. The guided tour will then proceed on foot to the Devil’s Elbow; a heavily defended Confederate position, where colorful accounts of life in the trenches at Port Hudson will be shared. This section of the battlefield is normally inaccessible throughout the year.
Admission fee: $4. Children (3 and under) and senior citizens (62 and above) are admitted free.