Lake Lowndes State Park

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Lake Lowndes State Park
Map showing the location of Lake Lowndes State Park
Map showing the location of Lake Lowndes State Park
Location in Mississippi
LocationLowndes, Mississippi, United States
Coordinates33°26′00″N 88°17′50″W / 33.43333°N 88.29722°W / 33.43333; -88.29722Coordinates: 33°26′00″N 88°17′50″W / 33.43333°N 88.29722°W / 33.43333; -88.29722[1]
Elevation240 ft (73 m)[1]
EstablishedUnspecified
Governing bodyMississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks
WebsiteOfficial website Edit this at Wikidata

Lake Lowndes State Park is a public recreation area in the U.S. state of Mississippi located off Mississippi Highway 69 approximately 9 miles (14 km) southeast of Columbus, Mississippi.[2]

Activities and amenities[edit]

The state park features boating, waterskiing and fishing on 150-acre (61 ha) Lowndes Lake, primitive and developed campsites, cabins and cottages, 7 miles (11 km) of hiking and equestrian trails, visitors center with gymnasium, tennis courts and play fields, picnic area, and an 18-hole disc golf course, Whispering Pines.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Lake Lowndes State Park". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ a b "Lake Lowndes State Park". Parks and Destinations. Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks. Retrieved July 11, 2014.

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