Mississippi – 2010 and 2011

Mississippi has two of my favorite campgrounds:
– Clear Springs in the Homochito National Forest
– Big Biloxi in the Desoto National Forest

Clear Springs is in Central Mississippi just east of Natchez and has an upper and lower camping loop with utility hook-ups and also a primitive tent camping area.

Campground View

 It was voted one of the 10 best National Forest campgrounds and it is easy to see why.  Nice facilities including hot showers and a great price.  Several people that I have met on my trip have told me it is one of their favorite stops.

The bridge in the lower area

 Big Biloxi is located about 10 miles north of Gulfport, Mississippi and is a small quiet campground with easy access to the Mississippi Gulf Beaches.  It has water and electric hook ups, tent pads and hot showers and is seldom crowded.  I had stopped there a couple of times on my way to and from South Florida.

Typical Campsite

Along the nature trail - Big Biloxi River


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