Most People Have No Idea This Incredible Natural Wonder Is Hiding Right Here In Mississippi
By Daniella DiRienzo|Published May 31, 2017
Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for more than 30 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as the Mississippi-based Parents & Kids Magazine. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
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: