Percy Quin State Park
|Percy Quin State Park|
|Mississippi State Park|
|Named for: U.S. Representative Percy Quin|
|Elevation||328 ft (100 m) |
|Management||Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks|
|Website: Percy Quin State Park|
Percy Quin State Park is a state park in the U.S. state of Mississippi. It is located off I-55 approximately 7 miles (11 km) southwest of McComb. It is named after Percy Quin, a former U.S. Representative from Mississippi. It is one of the nine original state parks in Mississippi built by the Civilian Conservation Corps.
Activities and amenities
The park features boating, waterskiing and fishing on 700-acre (280 ha) Lake Tangipahoa, a convention center, 22 primitive and 100 developed campsites, cabins, villas, and a lodge, an 8-mile (13 km) nature trail, picnic area, and an 18-hole golf course, Quail Hollow.
- "Percy Quin State Park". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey.
- Todd Sanders, Review and Compliance Assistant (August 15, 1996). "State Parks in Mississippi built by the CCC between 1934 - 1942". NPS Form 10-900-b. National Park Service. Retrieved July 13, 2014.
- "Percy Quin State Park". Parks and Destinations. Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks. Retrieved July 14, 2014.
- Percy Quin State Park Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks
- Quail Hollow Golf Course