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Roosevelt State Park

2149 Hwy 13 S
Morton, MS 39117
(601) 732-6316

Roosevelt State Park conveniently located between Meridian and Jackson, Mississippi. Roosevelt State Park offers an abundance of outdoor recreational opportunities in a picturesque setting. The park's scenic overlook provides a panoramic view of the Bienville National Forest. The gently sloping landscape is particularly striking during the fall when the forest is bright with autumn colors.

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Day Use
A day-use entry fee is charged on a per vehicle basis.

  • Entrance $4 and $.50 per person over 6 people.

Thing to Do
A variety of recreational activities and facilities are available at Roosevelt State Park. Facilities for use include: visitor center, banquet hall, meeting rooms, game room, performing arts & media center, picnic area, picnic pavilions, playgrounds, disc golf, softball field, swimming pool and water slide, tennis courts, and nature trails. Fishing, boating, and water skiing are available on Shadow Lake, a 150 acre fresh water lake.

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Park Photo Albums
Photo albums include pictures of park amenities and facilities.

Camping and Lodging
There are several options when it comes to staying overnight. The park offers 109 RV campsites, primitive tent sites, 15 vacation cabins, motel, and a group camp facility. These facilities are located in wooded areas with views of Shadow Lake.

Reservations are encouraged. Reservations can be made by calling the park at 601-732-6316 or by online reservations. Our online reservation system is hosted by Reserve America.

Things to Know
Mississippi State Park Fees, Rules and Regulations

Park Events

Roosevelt Ice Bowl Disc Golf Tournament

Bluegrass Festival

Easter Egg Hunt

Fourth of July Celebration

Labor Day Weekend

Area Events

Canton Flea Market held on the second Thursday (45 minutes from Roosevelt State Park)

Canton Flea Market held on the second Thursday (45 minutes from Roosevelt State Park)

Area Attractions
The following attractions are located within a short drive of Roosevelt State Park. The park staff will be happy to provide you with directions.


Mailing Address: Roosevelt State Park, 2149 Highway 13 South, Morton, MS 39117

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