Shepard State Park

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Shepard State Park
Mississippi State Park
Country United States
State Mississippi
County Jackson
Elevation 13 ft (4 m) [1]
Coordinates 30°22′36″N 88°37′45″W / 30.37667°N 88.62917°W / 30.37667; -88.62917Coordinates: 30°22′36″N 88°37′45″W / 30.37667°N 88.62917°W / 30.37667; -88.62917 [1]
Established Unspecified
Management City of Gautier
Location in Mississippi
Website: Shepard State Park

Shepard State Park is a state park in the U.S. state of Mississippi. It is located off U.S. Highway 90 on the south side of Gautier. The city has had responsibility for the park's management since 2013.[2]

Activities and amenities[edit]

The park features boating and fishing on the Singing River, 30 primitive sites for tent camping, 28 developed campsites, group tent camping, 8 miles (13 km) of nature trails, playing fields, picnic area, playground, and an 18-hole disc golf course, Alligator Alley.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Shepard State Park". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ a b "Shepard State Park". Parks and Destinations. Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks. Retrieved July 17, 2014. 

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