Phase 2 - 303 to 326

 
Expected to start around the first week in May, Phase 2 is an extention of Phase 1 from Bay Springs to Cherokee, AL. Time frameworks will change because of weather, or other limiting factors.
 
A map showing the southbound detour with the same directions as on the webpage.
Part 1 of 2 Southbound Detour

Map by J Farmer

Southbound

Be sure to look at both Part 1 and Part 2

Directions for the Entire Route


(MP 326 North Pike Road to MP 303 (Hwy 25)
  1. Turn Left to Exit Natchez Trace Parkway.
  2. Turn Right onto North Pike Road And Continue South 2 Miles to Cross Lane
  3. Turn Left onto Cross Lane and Continue East 1.5 Miles to Moody Lane
  4. Turn Right onto Moody Lane and Continue South 3.1 miles to Old Lee Highway
  5. Turn Left on Old Lee Highway and Continue on East 0.3 Miles to Barns Lane
  6. Turn Right onto Barnes Lane and Continue South 0.25 Miles to US 72
  7. Turn Right onto US 72 West Bound and Continue on US 72 for 16.6 Miles
  8. Turn Right onto MS 25 South Bound Ramp.
  9. Turn Left at the End of the Ramp to MS 25 Southbound.
  10. Continue on MS 25 for 13.6 Miles
  11. Turn Right onto Natchez Trace Parkway Ramp and Continue to Natchez Trace Parkway
  12. Turn left and Continue South on Natchez Trace parkway.
 
A map of the Cherokee area with directional text the same as the webpage.
Part 2 Southbound Cherokee Insert

Map by Jane Farmer

Be sure to look at both Part 1 and Part 2

Directions for the Entire Route

 
Map of detour from milepost 303 to HWY 72 with the same text as on the webpage.
Part 1 of 2 Northbound

Map by Jane Farmer

Northbound

Be sure to look at both Part 1 and Part 2

Directions for the Entire Route

MP 303 (Hwy 25) to MP 326 (North Pike Road)
  1. Turn Right to Exit Natchez Trace Parkway
  2. Turn Left on MS 25
  3. Continue on MS 25 for 13.6 Miles
  4. Turn Right onto US 72 East Bound and Continue on US 72 for 16.6 Miles
  5. Turn Left onto Barnes Lane and Continue North 0.25 Miles to Old Lee Highway
  6. Turn Left on Old Lee Highway and Continue West 0.3 Miles to Moody Lane
  7. Turn Right onto Moody Lane and Continue North 3.1 miles to Cross Lane
  8. Turn Left onto Cross Lane and Continue West 1.5 Miles to North Pike Road
  9. Turn Right onto North Pike Road and Continue North 2 Miles to the Natchez Trace Ramp
  10. Turn Left onto the Natchez Trace Ramp and Continue to Natchez Trace Parkway
  11. Turn Right and Continue North on Natchez Trace Parkway.
 
A map of the detour through the Cherokee area with text directions the same as on the web page.
Part 2 Northbound Cherokee Insert

Map by Jane Farmer

Part 2 Cherolee Insert
 

Last updated: April 13, 2022

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