LeFleur's Bluff State Park


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LeFleur's Bluff State Park


Location:Off I-55 at Lakeland Drive in Jackson.
Facilities:30 developed campsites (tent or RV camping) with water and electrical hookups, bathhouse with hot showers, 2 executive-style 4-bedroom cabins, picnic area, 16,000-square-foot playground, 5 nature trails (1 paved), boat launch, 18-hole disc golf course, 9-hole public golf course, driving range, clubhouse.
Activities:Camping, fishing, boating (electric motors only), golf.
Special Features:Park provides a lush green spot in the heart of urban Jackson. Located within the park is the Mississippi Museum of Natural History, featuring aquariums, hands-on exhibits, 2.5 miles of nature trails, and an open-air amphitheater.
Address:2140 Riverside Dr
Jackson, MS 39202

Phone:601-987-3923
Fax:601-354-6930
Web: www.mdwfp.com/parkView/parks.asp?ID=5844
Size: 305 acres.

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LeFleur's Bluff Golf Course is a nine-hole course located within LeFleur's Bluff State Park in Jackson.
The natural area will provide opportunities for field studies implemented through the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, which opened at its new location in LeFleur's Bluff State Park on 3 March, 2000.
The new Mississippi Museum of Natural Science (MMNS), Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks, commands a high point overlooking the natural bluff and forested floodplain at its new location in LeFleur's Bluff State Park (LBSP), in Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi (Figure 1).
The objectives of this project were to conduct environmental and vegetative investigations on the ecological interconnectivity of the landscape, geology, hydrology, soil, and vegetation of LeFleur's Bluff State Park.
The park was transferred to the state and designated LeFleur's Bluff State Park in the 1980's.
Hydrology of the Pearl River at LeFleur's Bluff State Park
The facility encompasses more than 73,000 square feet inside LeFleur's Bluff State Park in Jackson.
Located in LeFleur's Bluff State Park, the 40,000-square-foot, one-of-a-kind museum offers five distinct galleries to encourage learning through its many exhibits.
As a bonus, the admission fee will include a coupon for a free return visit and a free entry to the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, also located in LeFleur's Bluff State Park.
Located in LeFleur's Bluff State Park, the museum is home to a 73,000-square-foot complex with 300 acres of natural landscape and 2.
The museum is located within LeFleur's Bluff State Park, 2148 Riverside Dr.