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Pelahatchie Creek runs either west into Pelahatchie Bay in the Ross Barnett Reservoir or east where it meanders through the surrounding forest in Rankin and Scott Counties. This is an enjoyable out and back paddle trip and the length of paddle is the paddler's choice. Put in/take out: from Lakeland Drive (Highway 25) or Spillway Road take Highway 471 north to the parking lot just south of the Pelahatchie Creek Bridge just north of Tommy's Store next to the fishing pier. Ross Barnett Reservoir FHS Map can be obtained at Buffalo Peak Outfitters. Available outfitter for this trip - Pearl River Kayak 601-966-5456
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