Natchez State Park is located just ten miles north of historic Natchez, the oldest settlement on the Mississippi River. Prior to the Civil War, more than half of the millionaires in the entire United States lived in Natchez, constructing elaborate mansions unrivaled in size and elegance by any in the nation. Most of these splendid homes were spared during the Civil War, and many are now open for tours. Natchez State Park is also famous in its own right. The largest bass in Mississippi history—a largemouth weighing 18.15 pounds—was caught in Natchez Lake in 1992.

 
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Review of Natchez State Park

Active and Adventure Review of Natchez State Park

Away Travel Editor: Alistair Wearmouth
Editor Rating 3.0 out of 5 Recommended for:
Camping,Canoeing,Day Hiking
Editor Tips & Helpful Hints
  • There are ten cabins near the lakeside, offering a little more comfort than camping.

Address:
230-B Wickcliff Rd.
Natchez, Mississippi 39120


Visitor Information


Telephone Number: 601-442-2658
The details, dates, and prices mentioned here were accurate at the time of publication.

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