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.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

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

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