Parks & Destinations

Clarkco State Park

386 Clarkco Road
Quitman, MS 39355
P: (601) 776-6651

NOTICE: Cabins 1, 2, 9, 10, 11, & 12 and the lodge will be closed for renovations starting September 5, 2023 until further notice.  We appreciate your patience during this time. 

Located just south of Meridian near the Mississippi-Alabama state line, Clarkco State Park has been a favorite Mississippi recreation spot since 1938. Situated on 815 acres of gently rolling woodlands, Clarkco State Park offers camping, cabin rentals, and water sports in a convenient yet unspoiled location, providing the perfect retreat for an afternoon or weekend getaway.

Directions & Maps

A day-use entry fee is charged for all day-use visitors.

  • Entrance fee $2.00 per person, 5 years of age and under - free

Stay the Night
Developed Camping 43 sites, Primitive Tent Camping 7 sites, Vacation Cabins 20 units, and 1 Vacation Cottage plus Laundry Facilities.

Things to Do
Picnic Sites, Picnic Pavilions, Playgrounds, Playing Fields, Nature Trails, Tennis Courts, Disc Golf, Clarkco Lake offers a Boat Launch, Fishing and Water Skiing, plus the Clarkco State Park has a zero depth Splash Pad. 

Things to Know
Mississippi State Park Fees, Rules and Regulations

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

Annual Events in the Area

Jimmie Rodgers Memorial Festival (Meridian)

State Games of Mississippi (Meridian)

Coca-Cola Pops at Bonita Lakes (Meridian)

Mississippi Junior Miss Program (Meridian)

Park Events 

First Day Hike

Hike in the Park with your Sweetie

Fishing Rodeo

Lake Run 


Ivy Trek Ultra Cross Country

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