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ATTENTION: These are rustic cabins - bring your sleeping bag or air mattress - no mattresses, no linen. One room cabins. Windows are screened with open/close shutters. Bathroom facilities are located nearby.

GOLDEN MEMORIAL, MS

Status: Open year round.
Max reservation window: Tue Apr 19 2016
10 site(s) found

Description

Golden Memorial State Park provides a tranquil, secluded setting perfect for an afternoon picnic or a vacation getaway. Nestled in a vale surrounded by tree covered hills,Golden Lake is the focal point of the park offering fishing in a peaceful, unspoiled environment. Golden Memorial State Park is named for a one-roomer schoolhouse that served the area over a century ago, standing on a site now a part of the park. Area Attractions Bienville National Forest Bienville Wildlife Management Area Caney Creek Wildlife Management Area Choctaw Museum of the Southern Indian (Philadelphia)

Services & Amenities:

Within Facility
  • Bird Watching
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hiking Trail
  • Lake
  • Picnic Tables
  • Picnicking
  • Walking
Alerts and Important Information

No pets are allowed in cabins,villa, motels or any other park building

Golden Lake offers 15 acres of fresh water for fishing. The lake is stocked with bream, bass, and catfish, and fishing is permitted at no charge.


Swimming is not permitted in the lake.

Picnic Facilities:
A spacious shaded area overlooking Golden Lake is available for picnicking.
The park's 36 picnic sites feature tables and grills. Two large picnic pavilions with grills and restrooms are available, providing the ideal setting for family reunions, company picnics, or church or school outings.

Nature Trail
A four-mile nature trail winds around Golden Lake, affording close views of native birds, plants, and wildlife.

Native Pine Tree
Golden Memorial State Park is the home of the second largest pine tree found in MS.

In the event of cancellation, penalties may apply. Mississippi State Parks now utilizes a voucher system for any balance due to customers. You will not receive a refund. Please read the cancellation policy located on the "Checkout Shopping Cart" page prior to checking Yes in the acknowledgement box.

Getting There:

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
32.57444, -89.40556
32°34'28"N, 89°24'20"W

Located on Mississippi 492, 5 miles east of Walnut Grove, off Mississippi 35.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

GOLDEN MEMORIAL
2104 Damscus Road
Walnut Grove MS 39189

Phone Number:

Information: (601)253-2237