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10 Easy Hikes To Add To Your Outdoor Bucket List In Mississippi

Cool fall weather will soon be here, which means it’s the perfect time to start planning some outdoor activities. Hiking is always a great choice in Mississippi since the state is full of beautiful scenery and varying terrain. Of course, we’re not all super experienced hikers, so steering clear of difficult trails that extend for miles upon miles is probably a good idea. Suitable for people of all skill levels, these 10 easy-to-moderate trails are less than five miles each and offer everything from lessons in history to up close and personal encounters with wildlife.

On or off this list, what’s your favorite hiking trail in the state that is 5 miles or less?

Enjoyed this? Be sure to check out “10 Incredible Hikes Under 5 Miles Everyone In Mississippi Should Take.

Daniella DiRienzo
Even though she was born in New York, Daniella has lived in the south pretty much her entire life. The self-proclaimed southerner graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2011. Since graduation, she has worked as a freelance writer for several websites and opened a clothing consignment shop in her town of Picayune, MS.