Clear Creek Day Use Area (MS)

Sardis Lake

Clear Creek is nestled in the forests surrounding Sardis Lake. It is conveniently located within 15 minutes of Oxford, MS. Clear Creek offers access to camping, mountain biking, boating, and picnicking at Sardis Lake. 

Clear Creek has multiple picnic sites, two group picnic shelters, a boat launch, a 13-mile mountain bike trail, and a campground with 19 resrevable sites. 

Need to Know

Natural Features

Sardis Lake covers over 98,000 acres in the rolling hills of northwest Mississippi. The man-made lake sits on the Tallahatchie River at an approximate elevation of 400 feet. Clear Creek is forested with pine and hardwood forests.

Nearby Attractions

Clear Creek is approximately 15 minutes driving distance to Oxford, MS. The bustling college town is home to the University of Mississippi and offers multiple unique dining and shopping opportunities. 


Sardis Lake offers an array of recreational activities, including fishing, boating, water skiing and swimming. Clear Creek offers opportunities for camping, hunting, picnicking, boating, fishing, and mountain biking.

Contact Information


2400 Hwy. 315 Scenic Route Sardis MS 38666

Phone Number

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

Rental Options

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Driving Directions

From Oxford, MS take Hwy. 314 (Old Sardis Road) approximately 8 miles until you see the Clear Creek Recreation Entrance sign. The day use area is about 1 mile past the sign.

Available Campsites

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