J.P. Coleman State Park – Iuka, MS

jpcolemanstateparkPerched on a rocky bluff overlooking the Tennessee River,  J. P. Coleman State Park offers the finest in all types of water sports. Visitors experience unmatched sailing, swimming, skiing and fishing for Smallmouth bass in the sparkling waters of Pickwick Lake and enjoy camping and exploring in the untamed wilderness along the banks of the Tennessee River. The park is located on Pickwick Lake 13 miles north of Iuka. Motel overlooking the lake with three townhouses and 16 hotel rooms, meeting room facilities for up to 200, 20 fully furnished vacation cabins, 69 RV sites with full hookups, 17 tent camping sites, swimming pool, bath house, marina, boat launch, fuel, picnic area and pavilion, fishing areas, fish cleaning station, laundry, and miniature golf.

613 County Road 321, Iuka, Mississippi 38852. Phone 662-423-6515. Fax 662-423-3396. Web site: http://home.mdwfp.com/ or http://mississippistateparks.reserveamerica.com. Office hours: 8 AM to 5 PM daily except Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day.