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NEW RENTAL FACILITIES:: Cottages 4,5, and 6 are now available for rent. Linen is not provided. Customer may provide their own linen or rent from the park office.


Status: Open year round.
Max reservation window: Fri Jul 07 2017


Trace State Park offers a quiet, natural retreat located just minutes from the excitement of Tupelo, one of Mississippi's fastest growing cities. Trace State Park offers a variety of outdoor activities ranging from fishing and water sports to exploring miles of secluded nature trails. A special arrangement with the Pontotoc Country Club allows Trace State Park guests to enjoy the club's 18-hole golf course without paying green fees.

Services & Amenities:

Within Facility
  • All Terrain Veh Riding
  • Barbeque, Briquette
  • Bath House
  • Biking
  • Bird Watching
  • Boat Launch Ramp
  • Cabins
  • Church Service
  • Comfort Station
  • Disk Golf
  • Dump Station
  • Fire Rings
  • Firewood Sales
  • First Aid Station
  • Fishing
  • Fishing Lake
  • Gift/Souvenir Shop
  • Handicap Access
  • Hiking
  • Hiking Difficult
  • Hiking Moderate
  • Ice Sales
  • Information Center
  • Jet Skiing
  • Lake
  • Laundry
  • Pavilion
  • Photography
  • Picnic Tables
  • Pier Fishing
  • Playground
  • Powerboating
  • Ranger Station
  • Satellite TV
  • Trails, Horse
  • Trails, Mountain Bike
  • Walking
  • Water Skiing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Within 10 Miles
  • Airport
  • Antiquing
  • Art & Museum
  • Automobile Museum
  • Convenience Store
  • Cultural Activities
  • Emergency Services
  • Fish Hatchery
  • Golf
  • Historic Sites
  • Hospital
  • Mall
  • Medical Clinic
  • Motel
  • Museum
  • Newspapers
  • Seasonal Festivals
  • Shopping
  • Sightseeing
Alerts and Important Information

Trace State Park boat ramps are closed due to water draw down. A temporary ramp is being made available near the main boat ramp area.

This is Trace campground located on Faulkner Road in the Pontotoc/Tupelo area. Is this the campground you are requesting?

  • No pets are allowed in cabins,villa, motels or any other park building
  • Trace State Park is located in Pontotoc County and is a dry county, (No Alcohol Permitted).
  • All ATVs, Dirt Bikes etc. must be transported to and from the trail area..
  • No golf carts, motorized toys, scooters, etc. (gas or electric) are permitted..
  • No Swimming Area is provided within the park..
  • Extra Camping units are charged an additional fee..
  • Free green fees at Pontotoc Country Club, good for two persons with camping/cabin receipt.
  • 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):
    34.26889, -88.88667
    34°16'8"N, 88°53'12"W

    Trace State Park is located 9 miles West of Tupelo, MS and 8 miles East of Pontotoc, MS on MS Hwy 6. Signs are present on MS Hwy 6, the park is located approximately 2 miles off of MS Hwy 6 on Faulkner Road in Pontotoc County.

    Contact Information:

    Mailing Address:

    2139 Faulkner Rd
    Belden  MS  38826

    Phone Number:

    Information:  (662)489-2958