TRAIL presents Tour des Atakapas

Register now for the Tour des Atakapas!


It’s the official race of Festivals Acadiens et Creoles. Warm up your dancing legs with a 10k/5k through the Azalea Trail, the historic and beautiful section of downtown Lafayette. You also have the option of competing in the Duathlon! Run, paddle, and run! You can use any human-powered boat. Both races end up at Girard Park just in time for Festival Acadien et Creole. The race is Sunday, March 20, 2022 at 8am. Participating supports community projects and also supports Festival Acadien et Creoles. Join us! Lets have some fun running and paddling around the city of Lafayette.

TRAIL is also in need of volunteers to help with event and future events. Volunteers have a great time! Each person helping out will get free food, free fun drinks, a shirt, and new friends! Register now.


Transportation Recreation Alternatives In Louisiana

Creating a better community by building and maintaining opportunities for outdoor recreation.  Not only do we establish and support places for you to run, paddle, walk, or ride, we also give you many opportunities to do so through the events TRAIL produces.