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Tuxachanie Trail

Perkinston, MS

Tuxachanie Trail is a 13 mile point-to-point trail located near Perkinston, Mississippi that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for camping, fishing, hiking, trail running & walking and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

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Tuxachanie Trail
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26 Completed 1 Reviews

Easy trail, started at trailhead off of Hwy49 to a bit past Airey Lake for 12 mile total out and back in 4 hrs. Trail is well-marked and well-maintained on that route. Could hear gunshots in distance from about 4 miles in to Airey Lake and apparently hunting is legal there. No shooting sign on trail itself which is comforting?

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Clark Creek Primitive Trail
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6 Completed 6 Reviews

Awesome hike.

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Clark Creek Primitive Trail
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

A group of friends and I went this summer, it was really cool down in the river beds walking to the falls. Definitely bring some chacos to walk the trails in because I took my tennis shoes off to walk in the water and the rocks just got annoying to walk on after a bit. There's also horse flies, we rubbed mud on our skin to keep them away! There's several beautiful falls, this place is truly a hidden gem.

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Percy Quin State Park Nature Trail
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3 Completed 2 Reviews

We did this trail 11/15 and it was an okay trail except for one big thing: ALL OF THE BRIDGES ARE OUT. They are all in disrepair or just washed away. do not go with children or on a cold day. you will get wet. Also the road ways have been changed and cut off so don't plan on a drop off and pick up. other than that its cool, but very wet

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The Arkabutla Lake Education and Nature Center Trail (ARK) Trail
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5 Completed 3 Reviews

This was a great trail for our family. We had to leave our dog at home though, no dogs allowed here.

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Natchez Trace Parkway - Cypress Swamp Hike
by Mandy Shurak

8 Completed 10 Reviews

Beautiful short trail. Perfect for a quick getaway. Took the dogs and they loved it!

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Bethel Mountain Bike Trail
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

we did the south bethel trail today and it was great. my 8,11, and 12 year old did awesome, but it was a little rough for my 6 year old. we cant wait to go back and ride again.

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Black Creek Hiking Trail
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

Lovely trail, hiked the first 10 miles starting at the Big Creek Landing Recreation Area in late October 2014. It's wide, well maintained and has plenty of stream crossings to replenish water, be sure to have some method of treating your water. For this section a 1 liter (2 quart) bottle and a Steripen Adventurer did the job. The terrain is pretty flat for the most part but there are a few small hills. Easy in that regard.

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Clark Creek Primitive Trail
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2 Completed 2 Reviews

Clark Creek, is a little slice of northern terrain for the south. With some moderate climbs, and beautiful waterfalls its a Wonderland for anyone. The honor box is now 4 dollars. Still the most value for 4 dollars I've ever seen. Definitely bring water and a snack along with you. I've hiked this whole area 4 times, looking at about 4.5 hours. Be prepared, the last leg of the journey to the parking lot is all up hill.

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Tuxachanie Trail
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

Yesterday I hiked with friends from airey lake toward pow camp. I carried about 30 lbs, we camped just past mile marker 9 by some water. The trail was marked by white diamonds but there were ambiguous areas on which way to turn at crossroads. Too many trails cut across in my opinion. We got turned around and discovered we were going the wrong way. So we camped early. Definitely a gps is good. I did not think I needed one. And water from the airey lake camp for sure unless you have a good filter like I did. Overall fun I guess. I like more scenery. Airey lake on sat. Busy with boy scouts. Noisy.

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