Alerts & Conditions



  • Alert 1 , Severity ,danger ,, Yockanookany Trail Open with Restrictions Date Posted: 1/25/2018 Partial closures are in effect for equestrian use of the Yockanookany section of the Natchez Trace National Scenic Trail. The trail is unmaintained from the Highway 43 trailhead to the northern trail terminus and is closed to equestrian use.


  • Alert 1 , Severity ,caution ,, Hiking Advisory Due to high winds and rainfall from thunderstorms, damaged trees have fallen across many sections of the National Scenic Trail. Caution is advised on all trails. Be aware of your surroundings while hiking and look for overhead limbs that may pose a hazard
  • Alert 2 , Severity ,caution ,, Partial Closure of Rocky Springs Trail The Rocky Springs section is closed from the Rocky Springs campground at milepost 55 to the northern terminus at milepost 59 until further notice. Visitors should observe posted closures. The trail is unsafe due to trail erosion and deteriorated bridges.

Last updated: March 23, 2016

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Tupelo, MS 38804



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