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CHICKASAW HILL, MS

part ofEnid Lake, US Army Corps of Engineers
Photo: CHICKASAW HILL
Status: Open year round.   Season Dates
 

Overview

Chickasaw Hill is a quiet, family-oriented campground situated along the banks of Enid Lake in the forests of northern Mississippi.

Natural Features:

Enid Lake is part of a dam project on the Yocona River. The dam creates almost 16,000 acres of water for millions of annual visitors to enjoy. An additional 44,000 acres of thick, green forests surrounding the lake offer countless recreational opportunities for campers, equestrians, hikers and more.

Recreation:

Enid Lake has been recognized as one of America's Top 10 Fishing Spots, with white crappie, bass and catfish available in abundance. The lake is the home of the world record white crappie, which weighed an impressive 5 pounds, 3 ounces. Fishing tournaments are held annually at the lake.

Hiking trails wind along the lakeshore and throughout the surrounding landscape, offering hiking, biking and horseback riding opportunities.

Boating is a popular pastime on the lake, and boat ramps are provided at the campground.

Facilities:

Chickasaw Hill Campground offers 53 reservable campsites, and modern amenities like hookups and flush toilets are provided. A playground, off-road vehicle trail and interpretive trail offer additional recreation opportunities.

Picnic areas and shelters, complete with grills and tables, make the area perfect for parties or family trips.

Nearby Attractions:

Memphis, Tennessee, located about an hour away, offers plenty of famous tourist attractions.

Activities and Amenities

Within Facility
  • Amphitheater
  • Beach Access
  • Boat Ramp
  • Boating
  • Drinking Water
  • Dump Station
  • Electric Hookups
  • Fishing
  • Flush Toilets
  • Grills
  • Hiking
  • Horseback Riding Trails
  • Off-Road Vehicle Trails
  • Picnic Shelters
  • Playground
  • Showers
  • Swimming
Know Before You Go
  • First come, first served campsites are available
  • No livestock permitted
  • A large picnic shelter may be reserved for $50/day

Getting There:

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
34.16389, -89.82222
34°9'50"N, 89°49'20"W

From I-55, take exit 233 and head east on CR 36/Enid Dam Road. At the Enid Lake Field Office turn north onto Chapel Hill Road and continue for 3 miles. Turn east on Pope Water Valley Road, and after 7 miles turn south on Chickasaw Road and continue into the campground.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

CHICKASAW HILL
PO BOX 10
ENID  MS  38927-0010

Phone Number:

Information:  (662)563-4571
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