The Best Camping in Mississippi

Looking for the best camping in Mississippi? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Mississippi. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top camping spots in and near Mississippi

  • Perkinston, Mississippi

    Hike the Tuxachanie Trail to Airey Lake

    3.5
    11.5 mi / 370 ft gain
    The Tuxachanie trail crosses a variety of wetland locations including sloughs, creeks, ponds, pitcher-plant bogs, and lowland swamps. There are bridges and wooden planks to aid in crossing most of these wetland environments. I only came across one crossing that seemed rather sketchy, and that one...
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  • Biloxi, Mississippi

    Kayak Camp on Deer Island

    5.0
    Having once been part of the mainland, Deer Island is no more than a 5-minute paddle from Biloxi Beach. The island has been lengthened hundreds of feet in the past decade to protect against hurricane damage. Breakwaters/berms have also been created to reduce the effects of erosion on the island. ...
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  • Ackerman, Mississippi

    Camp at Choctaw Lake Recreation Area

    5.0
    The Choctaw Lake Recreation Area is great, as it provides opportunities for so many different recreational activities. Its two lakes can host various water activities (i.e. swimming, paddling, fishing, etc.). Cabin Lake is the smaller of the two lakes and is also the calmest. Then there is the 10...
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  • Holly Springs, Mississippi

    Hike around Wall Doxey State Park

    2.0
    2.5 mi
    Starting from the Ranger station walk North or South which will lead you to the parks nature trail. You'll hike pretty close to the lake the entire time through lots of hardwoods, flora and fauna native to the State of Mississippi. Elevation gain is very minimal but does offer some beautiful pano...
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  • Flora, Mississippi

    Walk Through the Mississippi Petrified Forest

    1 mi / 50 ft gain
    Mississippi Petrified Forest is a petrified forest located near Flora, Mississippi in the United States. It is a little over 20 miles northwest of Jackson. It is privately owned and open for public visits. The forest is believed to have been formed 36 million years ago when fir and maple logs was...
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  • Enterprise, Mississippi

    Dunns Falls Trail

    0.36 mi / 98 ft gain
    Dunns Falls Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Enterprise, Mississippi.
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  • Wiggins, Mississippi

    Flint Creek Water Park Nature Trail

    2.25 mi / 364 ft gain
    Flint Creek Water Park Nature Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Wiggins, Mississippi.
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  • Ackerman, Mississippi

    Choctaw Lake Recreation Area Trail

    2.52 mi / 207 ft gain
    Choctaw Lake Recreation Area Trail is a loop trail that takes you through a nice forest located near Ackerman, Mississippi.
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  • Hattiesburg, Mississippi

    Longleaf Trace Trail

    40.85 mi / 968 ft gain
    Longleaf Trace Trail is a point-to-point trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Hattiesburg, Mississippi.
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  • Roxie, Mississippi

    Richardson Creek Trail

    8.48 mi / 856 ft gain
    Richardson Creek Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a river located near Meadville, Mississippi.
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  • Sardis, Mississippi

    Clear Springs Nature Trail

    0.6 mi / 115 ft gain
    Clear Springs Nature Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Sardis, Mississippi.
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  • Ackerman, Mississippi

    Little Mountain Trail

    1.93 mi / 187 ft gain
    Little Mountain Trail is a loop trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Eupora, Mississippi.
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