Golfers find nirvana in Mississippi. How, you ask? By accepting the challenge of more than 140 incredible courses, many with exciting layouts designed by the game’s legends. Take advantage of the uncrowded atmosphere, affordable packages, and superb accommodations. Enjoy the spectacular natural beauty. And be sure to live the local life after the 18th. And, with an average annual temperature of 65 degrees, you can enjoy a game any time of the year.
Challenge your swing. Refresh your soul.
Mississippi’s varied topography produces extremely diverse courses across the state. North Mississippi is home to five championship courses. Mississippi golf enthusiasts find great challenges among the rolling hills and enjoy the beautiful sights.The Delta boasts one of the nation’s "hot spot" golf destinations, Tunica. Play one of the three signature courses, squeeze in an hour or two at the spa, enjoy live entertainment, and relax in one of over 6,300 hotel rooms. That’s a great day!
Madison’s Annandale Country Club, in the central part of the state, eagerly hosts the PGA TOUR each fall at the Viking Classic. In this area, you will find a wealth of beautiful Mississippi golf courses, many among historic sites and winding waterways.In east Mississippi, test three top courses: Old Waverly Golf Club, Dancing Rabbit’s The Azaleas Course, and Dancing Rabbit’s The Oaks Course feature spectacular waterfalls, unsurpassed hospitality, and splendid amenities. Six courses of Golf Digest’s "ten best in the state" are on Mississippi’s Gulf Coast, including Grand Bear, Shell Landing, and The Bridges at Casino Magic. The renowned Beau Rivage is currently constructing a $30 million 18-hole Mississippi golf course sure to be a guru favorite.
Prepare for adventure. From quiet bird watching to extreme sports, Mississippi has it all. Our diverse range of outdoor activities will astonish you, so pack a bag and get ready for the thrill.
Our lakes, rivers, and streams are filled with more than 175 different species of freshwater fish. Deep-sea charters are also available for spectacular Gulf of Mexico excursions.
Mississippi’s equestrian, hiking, and biking trails provide an inspiring journey for both the serious outdoors enthusiast and the novice. Grab your binoculars and experience nature up close—really close. Bird watchers love Mississippi and its undiscovered treasures including an incredible hummingbird migration each Spring. Slip your kayak into the water any time of the year and glide toward the horizon. Enjoy abundant wildlife, beautiful high bluffs, and mysterious cypress swamps, from the many Mississippi state parks to other natural wonders throughout the state.
RVing and camping are other popular attractions. Whether you’re looking for primitive seclusion or luxury accommodations, with 24 beautiful Mississippi State Parks, the perfect spot is waiting for you.