Rocky Springs – Port Gibson, MS

Milepost 54.8 – Rocky Springs – A short trail from the upper parking area leads to the old townsite. Camping, picnicking, ranger station, restrooms, phone, and part of the old trace.

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Tishomingo State Park – Tishomingo, MS

Milepost 304.5- Tishomingo State Park- The park is named for a Chickasaw leader warrior. Camping, picnicking, swimming, canoeing, and fishing.(ref: http://www.chickasaw.net/Our-Nation/Government/The-Great-Seal-of-the-Chickasaw-Nation.aspx)

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Colbert Ferry – Tuscumbia, AL

Milepost 327.3- Colbert Ferry- George Colbert operated a stand and ferry here.  Ranger station, restrooms, picnic area, fishing, boat launch, bike-only campground.

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Redbud Springs Park – Kosciusko, MS

Located on the original Natchez Trace, this park was created during America’s Bicentennial year, 1976.  Several points of interest in the park: dirt mound with dirt taken from Krakow, Poland, Daughters of the American Revolution marker, and statue of General Tadeusz Kosciuszko. Enjoy a quite morning or afternoon at this park while watching the gazing […]

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Garrison Creek – Nashville, TN

This area is a trailhead for horseback riders and hikers. It’s one of the nicest stopping places along the Natchez Trace Parkway. During the summer months, there are people using the picnic tables under the canopy and hanging out in the lawn surrounding it. You’ll see lots of horseback riders passing through on the horse […]

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Riverfront Park – Sheffield, AL

Riverfront Park, 1416 Alabama Avenue, Sheffield, AL 35660.  This park boast one mile of inviting shoreline on Pickwick Lake. Variety of recreation available, including boat launch, fishing piers, docking facilities, picnicking, walking trails, splash pad, playground and restrooms.  Kiwanis Boundless Playground located here. Park used for hosting major fishing tournaments and youth fishing rodeos.  (256) […]

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Hawk Pride Mountain Off-Road Park – Tuscumbia, AL

Hawk Pride Mountain Off-Road Park, 144 Mountain Side Road, Tuscumbia, AL  35674.  This privately owned park offers a wide variety of offroading spread over 1,000 acres.  Over 40 trails to accommodate everyone from the most sophisticated rock crawlers to simple 4X4s and ATV’s.  A mud bog, food vendors, merchandise, wheelchair accessible shower house and restrooms, […]

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Cane Creek Canyon Nature Preserve | Natchez Trace Parkway

Cane Creek Canyon Nature Preserve, 251 Loop Road, Tuscumbia, AL  35674.  A 700-acre, privately owned, scenic, natural area in the Little Mountain region of southern Colbert County.  The preserve is organized around a complex of small canyons with rugged topography, including a number of waterfalls, boulder fields and Native American rock shelters.  Open year-round to […]

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North Alabama Speedway – Tuscumbia, AL

North Alabama Speedway, 12200 Hwy. 247, Tuscumbia, AL 35674 This racing facility contains an 1/8th mile asphalt drag strip and a 3/8 mile, semi-bank clay oval. Racing divisions include Super Late Models, Late Model Stock/Crates, Modified Street and Mini Stocks.  (256) 381-5051. www.northalabamaspeedway.com.  Dragway open on Th at 5 pm.; Speedway open on F at […]

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