Outlet Channel (Sardis)

Sardis Lake

Welcome to Sardis Lake, we are glad you have decided to learn more about our lake and know you will have a good time once you get here. Whether you are planning for a day or a week; or if you are into the outdoors, hunting, fishing, boating or camping, you are going to discover a wide selection of activity options. Sardis Lake stretches over 98,000 acres of land and water through Panola, Lafayette and Marshall counties in beautiful Northwest Mississippi. Come explore and discover for yourself our forest, lakes and recreational activities.

The Outlet Channel/Riverview area offers beautiful views of the 400-acre "Lower Lake" below Sardis Dam. The area is great for picnicking and offers some of the best bank fishing at Sardis Lake.

There is one group picnic shelter in the area. The group shelter is reservable. Outlet Channel/Riverview also has over 30 individual picnic sites and a small basketball court. The area is also adjacent to a swim beach.

Need to Know

Natural Features

Outlet Channel/Riverview is located on the shore of the "Lower Lake" at Sardis. The Lower Lake is a 400 acre lake on the downstream side of Sardis Dam.


Aside from offering some of the best bank fishing at Sardis Lake the area also has a group picnic shelter and individual picnic sites. 

Contact Information


2400 Hwy 315 Scenic Route Sardis MS 38666


2400 Hwy 315 Scenic Route Sardis MS 38666

Phone Number

For campground inquiries, please call: 662-563-4531

Rental Options

Learn more about gear rental options for your trip

Driving Directions

From Interstate 55 at Batesville, MS the area is approximately 8 miles east on MS Hwy 35 / 315. Pavilion will be on your left closest to outlet channel. From Interstate 55 at Sardis , you can drive approximately 8 miles east on Hwy. 315 to reach the area. 

Available Campsites

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