Most People Have No Idea This Incredible Natural Wonder Is Hiding Right Here In Mississippi
Of all the incredible natural wonders in Mississippi, the Sky Lake Wildlife Management Area (WMA) is undeniably one of the best. Located in the small town of Belzoni, the area spans thousands of acres and is home to some of the world’s largest and oldest cypress trees. Even better, the ancient forest is now easily accessible thanks to a boardwalk and paddling trail. Brimming with history and beauty, Sky Lake is a hidden gem that’s worth seeking out. Take a look:
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/
Visit Sky Lake WMA at 1692 Townsend Lake Road in Belzoni. For more information, click here or call (662) 335-2422.
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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