Lake Lincoln State Park2573 Sunset Road NE
Wesson, MS 39191
Nestled in the shade of towering hardwood trees, Lake Lincoln State Park is the quintessence of serenity. Located in the northeast corner of Lincoln County, the park's close proximity to Interstate 55, U.S. Highway 51and State Highway 27 provides easy access for visitors.
The following area attractions are located within a short drive of Lake Lincoln State Park. The park staff will be happy to provide you with directions.
- Victorian District (Brookhaven)
- Co-Lin Community Golf Course (Wesson)
- Porches Victorian restaurant (Wesson)
- Historic Inez Hotel and Restaurant (Brookhaven)
- Lake Lincoln General Store & Restaurant (Park Entrance)
Seventy-one developed sites are available for RV camping featuring concrete pads, concrete picnic tables, grills, electrical hook-ups and a sewage dumping station. Twenty-two campsites are located lake-side. There are two bathhouses with hot showers, central air and heat and a laundry facility is available for your convenience. All campsites are available for advance reservations. Monthly camping may be available. Please check with the park office for availability.
Lake Lincoln presently has one cabin which features central heat and air conditioning, a screened porch, two queen size beds, kitchen and living area. The cabin is furnished with bed and bath linens and basic kitchen equipment.
Lake Lincoln also features three new cottages. Each cottage has central heat and air conditioning, are equipped with Direct TV, refrigerator, stove, microwave and coffee pot. Bed and bath linens are NOT provided. Cottage 1 and 2 have two bedrooms, one bath and will sleep 4 people. Cottage 3 is ADA accessible, has three bedrooms, one bath and sleeps 6 people. Each cottage features a porch with patio furniture, barbeque grill, picnic table and provides an excellent view of Lake Lincoln. Reservations are highly recommended.
Swimmers have a designated area in the clear, clean water of Lake Lincoln. From the 1.5-acre sand beach where sunbathers can "catch some rays" swimmers can gradually descend into the lake and enjoy swimming in an area free of fishermen and boaters. The swimming area is open all day until 6pm.
Two open-air pavilions are the focal point of the Lake Lincoln picnic area. The shade of towering hardwood trees and a central comfort station with area lighting are assets to make your picnic experience a great one! The large pavilions are ideal picnic sites for family reunions and other group functions. An additional 45 picnic tables with grills complete the area.
A leisurely hike through the natural setting of loblolly, short-leaf pine, southern magnolias and dogwoods puts you back in touch with the wonders of nature. Special care has been taken to preserve the dense cover of undisturbed vegetation which not only enhances the beauty of the entire recreation area, but also aides in preventing soil erosion. The series of ridges throughout the terrain are utilized as natural buffers to separate facilities with the park.
A playground is located near the beach.
One beach volleyball court is available for use.
Lake Lincoln, a 550-acre water wonderland, offers visitors fishing, boating, swimming, and skiing. Fishing is a year-round activity at Lake Lincoln offering both the casual and serious angler lots of challenge. A public boat ramp with a floating dock makes launching easy for all types of pleasure watercraft.
Lake Lincoln - jet or water skiing is allowed
Lake Lincoln, a 550-acre water wonderland, offers visitors fishing, boating, swimming, and skiing. Skiing is allowed year-round at Lake Lincoln. A public boat ramp with a floating dock makes launching easy for all types of pleasure watercraft.
Lake Lincoln, a 550-acre water wonderland, offers visitors fishing, boating, swimming, and skiing. Fishing is a year-round activity at Lake Lincoln offering both the casual and serious angler lots of challenge. A public boat ramp with a floating dock makes launching easy for all types of pleasure watercraft. Three fishing piers extend into the lake with plenty of room for anglers to try their luck. Bass, bream, channel catfish and white perch are abundant.
Fishing License Information
Laundry facilities are available within the park.
Magnolia Cove is an 18-Hole Disc Golf Course. The course is open to the public, free of charge, however, the normal entrance fee is required. Disc can be rented or purchased from the park office. Southern National Disc Golf Association
A day-use entry fee is charged on a per vehicle basis.
Non-denominational Sunday worship services are held at the Magnolia Brush Arbor during the summer season.