The One-Of-A-Kind Park In Mississippi Where You Can See Alligators Up Close

When you want to view wildlife in Mississippi, you don’t have to travel far. Whether you hop on a hiking trail, visit a lake, or even stop by your local city park, you’re certain to find everything from chipmunks to alligators! Here’s a wildlife refuge that’s a great place to view and photograph animals in their natural habitat, and if you’re interested in seeing alligators up close, this is the place to go.

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For more information, visit the Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge’s website, and check out its Facebook page for some great wildlife photos, and current events.