Mississippi is not only home to a lot of state parks (22 to be exact) but the state has actually been nationally recognized for its wonderful parks. That’s right, out of 4,000 state parks nationwide, seven of Mississippi’s made the top 100! With so many incredible parks, we think these beautiful state parks to visit in Mississippi are definitely a nature lover’s dream.
With so many state parks, narrowing down the list is almost impossible. What beautiful state parks to visit in Mississippi would you recommend? Which one is your favorite? Let us know in the comments below!
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Beautiful State Parks To Visit In Mississippi
March 25, 2022
How many state parks does Mississippi have?
The great state of Mississippi has 24 beautiful state parks that you can visit year round. With boating, to fishing, and great nature trails too, there’s plenty to see and do in any of these fantastic public spaces available to you.
How many national parks does Mississippi have?
Mississippi has 9 national parks, that include historical parks, scenic trails, and national monuments.
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Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for the past 25 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships, working for The Royal Obsession and Anatomie clothing. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as Parents & Kids Magazine and Girl Meets Strong. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.