Holmes County State Park Is Loaded With Beauty Plus Outdoor Fun

Holmes County State Park in Durant, Ms. is located in the beautiful hardwood forests and home to an abundance of wildlife,

and provide the scenic backdrop for a variety of outdoor activities. Built around two lakes covering 88 acres, the park offers such diverse activities as fishing, roller skating, camping and cabin rentals.

The neighboring towns are close enough to the park for those conveniences that you forgot to bring.

Durant is about 5 miles north, but the shopping is very limited.

You will not find a Walmart close by unless you go to Kosciusko or Jackson.

Those cities are about an hour or so away.

This park offers easy access to Interstate 55. The convenient location and diverse outdoor recreational amenities make this campground a favorite get away place.

It has a wooden floor skating rink. A great place to get out and walk, picnic, have family gatherings or just go sit by the water and enjoy the day.

Here are some of the features:

  • Bath House
  • Bird Watching
  • Boat Launch Ramp
  • Cabins
  • Comfort StationDump Station
  • Fire Rings
  • Firewood
  • Fishing & Fishing Lake
  • Hiking & Hiking Trail
  • Ice
  • Lake
  • Laundry
  • Meeting Hall
  • Parking
  • Picnic Pavilion, Shelter and Tables
  • Playground
  • Playing field
  • Ranger Station
  • Skating - Roller/Roll Blades


  • Holmes County State Park
  • 5369 State Park Road
  • Durant MS 39063
  • (662) 653-3351


  • 1-800-467-2757
  • Area Attractions:

    The following area attractions are located within a short drive. The park staff will be happy to provide you with directions.

    If you need to get to a town with plenty of shopping, you can get to Kosciusko within 45 minutes and Jackson within 1 hour.

    There are also other towns that neighbor this wonderful park. Other attractions nearby include:

    • Little Red Schoolhouse
    • Hillside, Morgan Break and Matthews National Wildlife
    • Refuges
    • Natchez Trace Parkway
    • Yazoo City Historical Homes
    • New Tribe Missions

    Holmes County State Park is nestled back in the back woods and is full of beautiful scenery.

    You will want to have your camper with you to get the picturesque shots of the sunrise and sunset on the water.