Crew members test the newly constructed bridge.

Natchez Trace Parkway Engages Youth to Rehabilitate Trails

This fall, the Natchez Trace Parkway partnered with the Southeast Conservation Corps to accomplish much needed trail improvements for the Jeff Busby and the Yockanookany Section of the Natchez Trace National Scenic Trail.

Natchez Trace Parkway Employees Celebrate Over 85 Years of Combined Service

The Natchez Trace Parkway presented federal service awards to Maintenance Mechanicโ€™s George McBride (45 years) and Forrest McCrary (40 years).

What’s To Love About Winter On The Natchez Trace Parkway

Check out these 3 reasons why the Natchez Trace Parkway is great for visiting during the winter months!

Park Rangers Partner with the Natchez Trace Parkway Association to Increase Bicycle Visibility

Parkway staff have partnered with the Natchez Trace Parkway Association to promote bicyclist visibility by distributing free bicycle safety lights and vests.

Natchez Trace Parkway and Mississippi Hills National Heritage Area presents music group Injunuity

To commemorate American Indian Heritage Month and the National Park Service Centennial, the Natchez Trace Parkway and the Mississippi Hills National Heritage Area will sponsor American Indian music group Injunuity on October 29, 2016. The 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm performance at the Elvis Presley Birthplace and Museum in Tupelo, MS.

Explore the Natchez Trace on Bike Your Park Day 2016

Pedaling out to the Natchez Trace Parkway offers an easy-going, easy-to-love experience. On September 24, 2016, it will be the ultimate opportunity to explore the route on two wheels with Bike Your Park Day!

Celebrating the NPS Centennial on the Natchez Trace Parkway

Join us on the Natchez Trace as we celebrate the National Park Service and 100 years of service in preserving Americaโ€™s natural and historical treasures. The official Centennial date is August 25, 2016, and youโ€™re invited to the party!

Natchez Trace Parkway Named One of America’s 25 Most Beautiful Scenic Byways

Country Living Magazine recently names the Natchez Trace Parkway one of America’s Most 25 Beautiful Scenic Byways.

U.S. Department of Interior Names Natchez Trace Parkway as one of America’s Best Drives

The U.S. Department of the Interior recently named the Natchez Trace Parkway as one of America’s Best Drives.

Tishomingo State Park Wins Ultimate Outdoor Throwdown

One of the more popular things to love about the Natchez Trace are the endless opportunities for outdoor fun, and that includes camping. And if you’re traveling through Mississippi, there’s one place you must visit for the ultimate camping experience: Tishomingo State Park.