Leroy Percy State Park
1400 Hwy 12 W
Hollandale, MS 38748
Leroy Percy is the oldest of the Mississippi's State Parks. It is characterized by artesian springs, cypress trees, and ancient oaks dripping with Spanish moss. Leroy Percy is one of two state parks that features a wildlife management area. The seasonal pursuit of deer, squirrel, turkey, duck, and dove beckons to hunters in search of an unspoiled hunting area away from the crowd.
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Directions to the Park
A day-use entry fee is charged on a per vehicle basis
- Private vehicle entrance fee is $4.00 plus $.50 for each person
over 6 people
Things to Know
Mississippi State Park Fees, Rules and Regulations
Leroy Percy has 16 sites available for RV camping. Each site is
equipped with water and electrical hook-ups. A central sewage
dumping station and a bathhouse featuring hot showers and laundry
facilities are located near the developed camping area.
Smoking is not allowed in any Mississippi government
building. All campsites are available for advance
reservations. The remainder is filled on a first-come,
first-served basis. Monthly camping may be available.
Please check with the park office for availability.
A wooded area near the developed campground features sites
suitable for tent camping. Picnic tables and a bathhouse with
showers are located near the tent camping area
Leroy Percy features eight family cabins near Alligator Lake,
providing a comfortable retreat for vacationers as well as hunting
parties. Each cabin is air-conditioned and heated, equipped with
bed and bath linens. The cabins also have basic kitchen equipment
and feature a stone or modern fireplace. Smoking is not
allowed in any Mississippi government building. Reservations
are strongly recommended.
The Group Camp accommodates up to 48 people. It is available in an
air-conditioned dormitory in the park lodge. Campers must
furnish their own linens. Smoking is not allowed in any
Mississippi government building. Reservations are
Banquet facilities are available at Leroy Percy State Park.
For specific information on facilities, seating capacity, and costs
contact the Park Office at 662.827.5436.
The Park's 30 picnic sites offer tables, grills, and views of
Alligator Lake. One large picnic pavilion is available by
reservation, providing the ideal spot for family reunions, company
picnics, or church or school outings. Electricity is provided for a
Leroy Percy features the Alligator Lake
Trail which winds by the lake and passes through the
natural habitat of wildlife of a delta hardwood forest.
Playground equipment is also available at the Park.
The Park has an area available for volleyball.
Alligator Lake is well-stocked with bream, catfish and bass.
Alligator Lake is well stocked with bream, catfish, and bass. A
Mississippi fishing license is required for all persons between the
ages of 16 and 65.
Licenses may be purchased from the park office for a nominal
Fishing Licenses Information
F-16 3423 (T) State Lake Regulations
Laundry Facilities are available. Smoking is not allowed in
any Mississippi government building.
Leroy Percy offers a disc golf course. The Disc Golf course is
open to the public, free of charge, however, the normal entrance
fee is required. Discs can be rented or purchased at the park
office. Southern National Disc Golf Association
Leroy Percy offers seasonal hunting of deer (primitive weapons
only), squirrel, turkey, duck, and dove. Regulations for hunting
inside the park differ from those of the State of Mississippi.
Hunters must register and obtain a copy of the regulations at the
park office. Additional hunting areas are located near Leroy Percy
The following area attractions are located within a short drive of
Leroy Percy State Park. The park staff will be happy to provide you
Annual Area Events
World Catfish Festival, Belzoni, MS
Delta Blues Festival, Greenville, MS
The Great Delta Bear Festival, Rolling Fork, MS
Special Park Events
For more information on any of these special events, please
contact the park office at (662) 827-5436.