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1-mile hiking trail to the pond that is the source of the headwaters of the Wolf River, graveled stairway trail to the ridgetop overlooking Baker's Pond; a huge artisan spring and flowing springs from hillsides; North Mississippi hilly Appalachian-like terrain and plant life; steep hillsides of red and ochre colored sand and blueberry-like bushes; small established parking area.
Chewalla Lake and the Holly Springs National Forest are comprised of 154,654 acres, which offer miles of walking and bike trails, as well as a large swimming area and three developed camp grounds.
Directions: From the corner of Hwy 72 and Hwy 5 go 10 miles further to the east, turn right at Tower Road (there is an old fire tower there), then bear right again to the trail head.
THE OFFICIAL TOURISM RESOURCE FOR THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI