Great River Road State Park

Great River Road State Park is a public recreation area in the U.S. state of Mississippi located off Mississippi Highway 1 in the southwest corner of the city of Rosedale.[1]

Great River Road State Park
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Map showing the location of Great River Road State Park
Map showing the location of Great River Road State Park
Location in Mississippi
LocationRosedale, Bolivar, Mississippi, United States
Coordinates33°50′28″N 91°02′28″W / 33.84111°N 91.04111°W / 33.84111; -91.04111Coordinates: 33°50′28″N 91°02′28″W / 33.84111°N 91.04111°W / 33.84111; -91.04111
EstablishedUnspecified
Named forThe Great River Road
Governing bodyCity of Rosedale
WebsiteGreat River Road State Park

Activities and amenitiesEdit

The state park features boating and fishing on 25-acre (10 ha) Perry Martin Lake[2] as well as picnicking facilities and a playground. The park's 75-foot (23 m) lookout tower which offered views of the Mississippi River was taken down following the damaging floods of 2011.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Great River Road State Park". Parks and Destinations. Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks. Retrieved July 9, 2014.
  2. ^ "Perry Martin Lake" (PDF). Delta Wildlife, Inc. Retrieved December 8, 2016.

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