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Pieces of Old Spanish Trail can still be seen in Acadia Parish

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Posted at 5:42 PM, Sep 30, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-30 18:44:08-04

You can still find pieces of the Old Spanish Trail starting on the western edge of Acadia Parish near the Mermentau River.

The construction of the road began in 1915 and took over a decade to cross the continent.

There will be more on this during GMA's Friday edition of On the Road.