Water Valley Landing Day Use Area

Enid Lake

Water Valley Landing is a quiet, family-orinted campground and day use area along the banks of Enid Lake in the forests of northeast Mississippi. View a virtual tour of Enid Lake 

Water Valley Landing Campground offers 29 campsites, and modern amenties like full hookups and flush toilets are provided. A playground trail and interpretive trail offer additional recreation opportunities. Picnic ares complete with grills and tables make the area perfect for family trips. Picnic shelter is available for large groups.

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Natural Features

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

Nearby Attractions

The nearby towns of Water Valley and Batesville, Mississippi offers shopping, hotels, restaurants and emergency care facilities if needed. Memphis, Tennessee, approximately 60 miles, offers tours of Graceland, Elvis Presley home. His birthplace is located in nearby Tupelo, Mississippi. 


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

Contact Information


Enid Lake Field Office P.O. Box 10 Enid MS 38927


363 County Road 553 Water Valley MS 38965

Phone Number

For campground inquiries, please call: 662-563-4571

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Driving Directions

From Interstate 55, take exit 227 onto State Route 32 east and continue for 17 miles. Turn onto County Road 53 and continue for 2 miles. Following signs into the campground or to boat ramp.

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