This Swimming Spot Has The Clearest, Most Pristine Water In Mississippi
It’s summertime in Mississippi, which means one thing – it’s hot (really, really hot). When the temperature’s on the rise, the only thing to do is find a great spot to cool down, and that’s where Merit Water Park comes in. Known as a “place of peace and tranquility,” the water park features a spring-fed creek with some of the coldest, most pristine water in the state.
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Offering the some of the clearest, coldest water around, a trip to Merit Water Park is the perfect solution to a hot summer day. Visit the park at 1043 Hwy 43 in Mendenhall. Click here to visit the Merit Water Park website.
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.
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