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From primitive camping to full-service RV accommodations to cozy cabins, Mississippi's State Parks are fantastic places to stay. For complete information, click here.
A creative adventure into the history of the Mississippi River and the fabulous paddle wheel steamboats that once traveled its mighty waters. Enjoy all the sights and musical sounds within this public park and imagine the Mississippi River life that once flourished along these waterways. Hear a historical narration about Vicksburg’s rich history. Explore playful areas, garden area walks, the splash fountain, children’s art, murals and unique exhibits.
deer, waterfowl, turkey, rabbit and squirrel hunting on over 1000 acres
canoe/kayak rentals, camping gear rentals, shuttle services for the Chickasaway River, Escatawpa River, Big Creek and Buckatunna Creek
Cedar Hill Farm is a family owned and operated farm with 120 acres of rolling hills, surrounded by cedar tree lined fences and woods. Each year improvements are made to make Cedar Hill Farm one of the top Agri-Tourism businesses in the Mid-South.
Trail rides only, BYOH equipment; 2,200 acres of rolling hills, streams and lakes.
Quail Hunts Sport shooting facility - Sporting clays & five stand.
The Center for Marine Education & Research, aka Institute for Marine Mammal Studies offers visitors of all ages the chance to engage in a fun, hands-on learning experience that helps them understand and appreciate the species that make our Gulf Coast waters unique. While visiting, you experience underwater adventures on the big screen in a state of the art auditorium, encounter sea creatures such as horseshoe crabs, sea stars, fresh water turtles, and other marine life in our discovery room. Don’t forget the marine museum which features aquatic exhibits and a fossil dig where you may even find a shark tooth to keep as a souvenir. The Dolphin Presentation is where visitors see Bo and Buster; two Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins that entertain you, and to make the experience even more special, call ahead to schedule the Dolphin Interaction Program where you actually get right in the water, up close and personal with one of the world’s most intelligent animals. (Weather Permitting)
Offers fly fishing gear and exciting fly fishing or light tackle charters around the Gulf barrier islands. Fishing equipment, drinks & cooler are provided
Pistol (50 yards), outdoor rifle (100 yards)
Charlie's Upik offers 100 acres of u-pick vegetables for 6 to 8 weeks during the months of late May, June and July. Families can see how produce is grown and are able to take home vegetables at an economical price
THE OFFICIAL TOURISM RESOURCE FOR THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI