RV Resorts in Jackson, MS

RV Resorts in Jackson, MS
Jackson is Mississippi's largest city and capital, but it is also a central location for RV campers looking to enjoy some of that state's best outdoor experiences. Within 30 miles of the city is the Ross Barnett Reservoir, Delta National Forest, Pearl River State Wildlife Area and the Bienville National Forest. The city also sits at the crossroads of I-20 and I-55, so even the biggest rigs can easily manage the trip to an area RV resort.

Swinging Bridge RV Resort

Located less than 10 miles from the center of Jackson, this RV resort has 63 paved RV sites with full hookups (20- to 50-amp electricity) and daily trash pick-up in a wooded location. The camping facilities include two bathhouse and a coin laundry, and among its other amenities it has a swimming pool, horseshoe pit, half-basketball court and private fishing pond. There are also four restaurants within walking distance of the resort. Swinging Bridge RV Resort offers discounts to military personnel, AAA members and members of the Good Sam, Holiday Rambler and Escapee RV clubs.

Swinging Bridge RV Resort
100 Holiday Rambler Lane
Byram, Mississippi 39272
(800) 297-9127

Lefleurs Bluff State Park

This state park has a 30-site campground with electrical hookups. The campground is on a peninsula of Mayes Lake, so many of the sites have good views of the surrounding waters. The campground is serviced by a central shower house, as well as a dump station located near the park's main buildings. The park offers access to both the lake and the Pearl River, where there are opportunities for boating and fishing. Amenities include a picnic area with barbecue grills and fire pits, a playground and a number of short hiking trails.

Lefleurs Bluff State Park
2140 Riverside Dr.
Jackson Mississippi 39202
(601) 987-3923

Movietown RV Park

The Movitetown RV Park is a 120-site RV campground with full hookups on all sites. It is serviced by shower house, and other accommodations are available in the form of rental cabins. The RV park is roughly 15 miles north of Jackson, placing it in a convenient location for those who want to visit the Pearl River State Wildlife Management Area and the north end of the Ross Barnett Reservoir.

Movietown RV Park
109 Movietown Dr.
Canton, Mississippi 39041
(601) 859-7990

Article Written By Edwin Thomas

Edwin Thomas has been writing since 1997. His work has appeared in various online publications, including The Black Table, Proboxing-Fans and others. A travel blogger, editor and writer, Thomas has traveled from Argentina to Vietnam in pursuit of stories. He holds a Master of Arts in international affairs from American University.

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