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Chickasaw Wildlife Management Area Hunting

Houston, MS 38851 (190.278 miles)

Directions: From Houston, take Hwy 15 north to the intersection of Hwy 32 east. Turn east (right) toward Okolona, travel 10 miles, headquarters is on the left side of Highway. From Okolona, take Hwy 32 west toward Houston. Travel 10 miles; headquarters building is on the right side of highway

Official Website: Chickasaw Wildlife Management Area

Grand Bay National Wildlife Refuge Hunting

Moss Point, MS 39562 (190.714 miles)

Grand Bay NWR is one of over 540 National Wildlife Refuges managed as part of the National Wildlife Refuge System. Grand Bay NWR was established in 1992 under the Emergency Wetlands Resources act of 1986 to protect one of the largest expanses of undisturbed pine savanna habitats in the Gulf Coastal Plain region. The refuge is located in Mobile County, Alabama and Jackson, County Mississippi, and when complete will encompass over 32,000 acres.

Official Website: Grand Bay National Wildlife Refuge

Wakulla State Forest Hiking Fishing Hunting Camping Biking Horseback

Crawfordville, FL 32327 (191.132 miles)

Wakulla State Forest is composed of one main tract in Wakulla County and one smaller tract in Leon County. Explore a range of different ecosystems and enjoy the stunning views of Wakulla State Forest on the Wakulla State Forest Trail System.

Official Website: Wakulla State Forest


WAKULLA SPRINGS, FL 32327 (191.132 miles)

Home of one of the largest and deepest freshwater springs in the world, this park plays host to an abundance of wildlife, including alligators, turtles, deer, and birds. The Wakulla Springs Lodge was built in 1937 by financier Edward Ball and is open year-round. A full-service dining room overlooks the spring; lodge meeting facilities offer an excellent place for retreats. Wakulla Springs State Park and Lodge is listed on the Natural Register of Historic Places and is designated as a National Natural Landmark.rn


Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park Hiking Biking

Franklin, TN 37401 (191.388 miles)

Chickamauga Battlefield features a seven-mile self-guiding auto tour, monuments, historical tablets, hiking trails and horse trails. The visitor center contains exhibits and a 26 minute multi-media program, the Battle of Chickamauga, that provides unique orientation to this Civil War battle. Lookout Mountain Battlefield contains monuments, historical tablets, hiking trails, scenic vistas, and the historic Cravens House. The Lookout Mountain Battlefield Visitor Center also houses the "Battle Above the Clouds" painting by James Walker. For more information call (706) 866-9241.

Official Website: Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park

Chattahoochee National Forest Hiking Fishing Hunting Camping Biking Horseback

Gainesville, GA 30501 (192.202 miles)

Camping, hiking, wildlife veiwing, and more. Georgia's National Forest offers almost everything the outdoors person would want

Official Website: Chattahoochee National Forest

Tombigbee Hiking Fishing Camping Biking Boating

Tupelo, MS 38804 (192.708 miles)

Located just six miles south of Tupelo, Mississippi - Tombigbee State Park offers the finest in outdoor recreation opportunities minutes from one of Mississippi's premier shopping, dining and entertainment areas. Tupelo is the site of the bi-annual Tupelo Furniture Market; home of the Elvis Presley Birthplace; and the headquarters of the Natchez Trace Parkway.

Official Website: Tombigbee

Natchez Trace Parkway Camping Biking

Tupelo, MS 38804 (192.708 miles)

The 444-mile Natchez Trace Parkway commemorates an ancient trail used by animals and people that connected southern portions of the Mississippi River, through Alabama, to salt licks in today's central Tennessee. Today, visitors can experience this National Scenic Byway and All-American Road through driving, hiking, biking, horseback riding, and camping.

Official Website: Natchez Trace Parkway

Ward Bayou Wildlife Management Area Hunting

Vancleave, MS 39565 (193.072 miles)

Directions: From Moss Point travel north on Hwy 63 turn west on Wade-Vancleave Rd. and travel to 4-way stop. Turn left and follow signs to headquarters.

Official Website: Ward Bayou Wildlife Management Area

Tate's Hell State Forest Hiking Fishing Hunting Camping Biking Horseback Boating

Carabelle, FL 32322 (193.706 miles)

Tate's Hell State Forest is one continuous tract of land comprising over 202,000 acres. The predominant hydrologic feature within the state forest is Tate's Hell Swamp, which drains toward Apalachicola River and Bay. Tate's Hell State Forest offers a variety of recreation activities for the outdoor enthusiast. There are 35 miles of rivers, streams and creeks available for canoeing, boating and fishing. A concrete boat launch site is located at Cash Creek, with additional launch sites available at locations throughout the forest.

Official Website: Tate's Hell State Forest