Pat’s Bluff is a 15 site campground located on the southern shoreline of Sardis Lake. Conveniently located near I-55, Sardis Lake consistently ranks as one of the top crappie fishing location in the country. The 32,000 reservoir is also a great fishery for bass and catfish and offers many other outdoor activities as well.
Pat’s Bluff has 15 campsites with water and electric hookups. Flush toilets, showers, and a dump station are available in the campground. The area also offers a group picnic shelter and a boat ramp.
Please be aware that no payment for campsites may be made at the campground. All reservation payments must be made online or through the call center.
Campers will be limited to a stay of no more than 14 days during a 30-day period in this campground. At the end of their 14-day stay, campers must remove their equipment and leave the campground. They can then relocate to another campground at the same lake but cannot return to the original campground until the 30-day period is complete.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers reminds all visitors that a face mask is required in all USACE buildings and facilities. Masks must also be worn outdoors on USACE-managed lands and recreation areas if physical distancing cannot be met. Visitors actively engaged in water-related activities with a clear and immediate risk of masks becoming wet may temporarily forgo wearing masks. These activities include but are not limited to swimming, waterskiing, riding on personal watercraft, kayaking,, and other boating related activities. Physical distancing must always be maintained whenever possible.
• Visitors are expected to be aware of general park rules.
• Don’t Move Firewood: Protect your forests from tree-killing pests by buying your firewood locally and burning on-site. Visit Dontmovefirewood.org for further information.
Campers will be limited to a stay of no more than 14 consecutive days at a single USACE Vicksburg District campground. At the end of their 14-day stay, campers must leave the campground but will be allowed to relocate to a different USACE campground at the same lake.
Due to COVID-19 all playgrounds will remain closed. Until further notice beaches and day use areas will also remain closed. Boat ramps are open
Sardis Lake’s total area covers 98,000 acres in the rolling hills of North Mississippi. As part of Sardis Lake, Pat’s Bluff is appropriately named because of the sandstone bluff that prominent on the shoreline of Sardis Lake. The Pat’s Bluff Recreation Area is covered in a mixture of hardwood and pine forests that open up for great views of Sardis Lake.
Pat’s Bluff campground is located off of MS Highway 278. It is a 20 minute drive to the university town of Oxford, MS (Home of Ole Miss) and a 10 minute drive to Batesville, MS. The towns of Sardis and Como are also nearby.
Sardis Lake offers an array of recreational activities, including fishing, boating, water skiing, hiking, camping, picnicking and many others. Pat’s Bluff Recreation Area includes a boat ramp, picnic shelter, and campground available to visitors.
2400 Hwy. 315 Scenic Route Sardis MS 38666
For campground inquiries, please call: 662-563-4531
From Interstate 55 take the Hwy. 278 east exit at Batesville, MS. Follow the road approximately 10 miles and take a left onto BlackJack Road. Follow Blackjack Road approximately 3/4 of a mile and turn right onto Sardis Lake Drive. Follow Sardis Lake Drive for approximately 6 miles and the road dead ends straight at Pat's Bluff Recreation Area. Follow the road straight to get to the campground.