• A curve along the Natchez Trace Parkway with fall colors

    Natchez Trace

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  • Short Construction Delays Possible Near Tupelo, MS (milepost 264.4)

    Repairs on a bridge will require one-lane closures of the Parkway for about 1/4 mile near Tupelo. Work is expected to be completed in fall of 2014. Please use caution due to construction traffic around the work area. More »

  • Portion of National Scenic Trail Near Tupelo Closed to Hikers

    Part of the Natchez Trace National Scenic Trail (NOT the Parkway) near Tupelo, MS, has been closed until 2015 due to construction under Tupelo's Major Thoroughfare Construction Project. Parkway travelers may expect delays, but no detours are expected. More »

  • Ammendments to the Superintendent's Compendium

    Launching, landing or operating an unmanned aircraft from or on lands and waters administered by the National Park Service within the boundaries of the Natchez Trace Parkway is prohibited except as approved in writing by the superintendent. More »

Kosciusko Bicycle-Only Campground

Picnic table and tent pad at the Kosciusko Bicycle only campground.

A tent pad and picnic table at the Kosciusko bicycle-only campground.

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The Kosciusko bicycle-only campground at milepost 159 provides picnic tables, water, tent pads, fire grates, and a pit toilet. The Kosciusko Information Center restrooms (located one half mile north of the campground) are open from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm daily, except for holidays.

To find the campground, turn west on the road marked District Ranger Office, just south of the Kosciusko Information Center. Follow the road to a gated area. Outside the gate, to the left, you will find a sign with a tent symbol and arrow directing you to the camping area.

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Did You Know?

Emerald Mound, Mississippi

Emerald Mound is the largest Mississippian Period ceremonial mound along the Natchez Trace Parkway, and covers nearly eight acres.