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 »
The following albums will give you an opportunity to see the Natchez Trace Parkway throughout the year. Two of the galleries (Natchez Trace images by Marc Muench, Spring and Natchez Trace images by Marc Muench, Autumn) contain images that are copyrighted by Marc Muench. For more information about Muench Photography, and to look into obtaining usage rights for these images, please e-mail Muench Photography here.
Did You Know?
Meriwether Lewis, of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, was governor of the Upper Louisiana Territory when he died on the Natchez Trace in 1809, at Grinder's Stand in Tennessee. A monument was erected in his honor in 1848 and can be seen along the Natchez Trace Parkway today.