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Status: Open year round.
Max reservation window: Sat Jul 29 2017


Conveniently located between Meridian and Jackson, Mississippi, Roosevelt State Park offers an abundance of outdoor recreational opportunities in a picturesque setting. The park scenic overlook provides a panoramic view of the Bienville National Forest. The gently sloping landscape is particularly striking during the fall, when the forest is bright with autumn color.

Services & Amenities:

Within Facility
  • Barbeque, Briquette
  • Bath Houses
  • Biking
  • Bird Watching
  • Boat Launch Ramp
  • Boating
  • Cabins
  • Cable TV
  • Comfort Station
  • Deer Viewing
  • Disc Golf
  • Dump Station
  • Firewood Sale
  • Fishing
  • Gift/Souvenir Shop
  • Hiking Trail
  • Ice Sale
  • Information Center
  • Jet Skiing
  • Jogging/Running
  • Laundry
  • Lookout Tower
  • Maintenance
  • Meeting Hall
  • Motel
  • Musical Performances
  • Nature Trail
  • Parking
  • Photography
  • Picnic Pavilion
  • Picnic Tables
  • Picnicking
  • Playground
  • Powerboating
  • Ranger Station
  • Recreation Facilities
  • Seasonal Festivals
  • Showers
  • Sports Field
  • Swimming - Lake
  • Swimming - Pool
  • Tennis Court
  • Trails, Difficult Hiking
  • Trails, Moderate Hiking
  • Viewing Platform/Overlook
  • Walking
  • Water Drinking
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Slides
  • Wildlife Viewing
Within 10 Miles
  • Barbeque, Gas
  • Churches
  • Hospital
  • Hunting
  • Medical Clinic
  • Propane
  • Restaurant
  • Shopping
  • Town
Greater Than 10 Miles
  • Airport
Alerts and Important Information
  • No pets are allowed in cabins, motels or any other park building.

    Checkin & Checkout time for Cabins
  • 3:00 PM CHECK IN
  • 11:00 AM CHECK OUT

    Checkin & Checkout time for Campsites
  • 4:00 PM CHECK IN
  • 2:00 PM CHECK OUT

  • If you are arriving after 5pm please contact the park to make sure proper arrangements can be made.

  • If you arrive at the park after 5pm after hours contact numbers are posted at the gatehouse or at the main office of the park.

    No alcohol beverages
    Pleasure boating Memorial weekend until Labor day ONLY. Pets allowed only in designated areas. No feeding of deer allowed at the Roosevelt Whitetail Deer Research Facility.
    Pool/Water Slide: The swimming pool and water slide at Roosevelt State Park will open for the 2013 summer season (May 25, 2013 - September 2, 2013). The pool and water slide will be open every day during the summer season from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.
  • 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):
    32.31917, -89.66611
    32°19'9"N, 89°39'58"W

    Roosevelt State Park is located off Interstate 20 at Exit 77 on Highway 13 in Morton, Mississippi. Go North approximately 1 mile; the park is on the left. From US 80, take Highway 13 South approximately 2 miles, the park is on the right.

    Contact Information:

    Mailing Address:

    2149 Highway 13 South
    Morton  MS  39117

    Phone Number:

    Information:  (601)732-6316

    Special Events:

    The events listed here are not intended to be an all inclusive list. Please contact the park for further details.

    • Roosevelt Ice Bowl Disc Golf Tournament held annually the fourth Saturday of February from Jan 01 2011 to Dec 30 2050
    • Fall Foliage Camporee held annually the first weekend of November from Jan 01 2011 to Dec 30 2050
    • Bluegrass Festival held annually the last weekend of February from Jan 01 2011 to Dec 30 2050