Roosevelt State Park Updated:07/2016

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.

Park Directions

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.


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 online reservations or calling the park at (601) 732-6316 . Our online reservation system is hosted by Reserve America.

Things to Know

Park Events

  • February
    • Roosevelt Ice Bowl Disc Golf Tournament
  • March
    • Bluegrass Festival
  • April
    • Easter Egg Hunt
  • July
    • Fourth of July Celebration
  • September
    • Labor Day Weekend

Contact Roosevelt State Park

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Contact Roosevelt State Park

2149 Highway 13 South
Morton, MS  39117
Phone: (601) 732-6316

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