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Outdoor Recreation

Is golf your game? Maybe a day fishing is more your fancy? Look no further than Columbus for outdoor fun. Our little corner of the state offers excellent parks, campgrounds, golf courses, and all manner watersports on the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway. Come out and play in Columbus.

Black Prairie Wildlife Management Area

744 Firetower Road, Crawford, MS

Home to multiple national and regional bird dog field trials and fox hunts.  > Read More

Browns RV Trailer Park

2002 Bluecutt Road, Columbus, MS

Camping featuring on-site laundry, cable TV and full hook-ups.  > Read More

Burns Bottom Soccer Complex

3rd Street & 7th Avenue North, Columbus, MS

This beautiful complex includes 9 illuminated soccer fields, an illuminated football field, 2 concession stands, restrooms and a referee room.     > Read More

Burnt Oak Lodge

1563 Penn Station Road, Crawford, MS

Burnt Oak Lodge has quickly become a favorite for corporate functions, wedding receptions, football weekends, getaways, and quail hunting.  > Read More

Columbus Lock and Dam East Bank

Wilkins Wise Road, Columbus, MS

Stennis East Bank Recreation Area is operated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and is located in Lowndes County, Mississippi on the Tennessee-Tombigbee, just off of US Highway 45,… > Read More

Columbus Marina

295 Marina Drive, Columbus, MS

Located just above the Stennis Lock and Dam, the marina offers conveniences such as laundry, restrooms, showers, fuel dock, gas, and diesel.  > Read More

Columbus Riverwalk and Trail

College Street and 1st Street South, Columbus, MS

2.2 mile walking/biking trail. The trail begins at Main Street and winds along the Tombigbee River. The trail offers two pavilions, bathrooms, benches, bike racks, and picnic tables.   > Read More

Columbus/Lowndes Recreation Authority

2535 Main Street and Martin Luther King Drive, Columbus, MS

Provides a variety of quality programs, services and park/recreational facilities for baseball, softball, soccer, tennis, and football.  Also provides a skateboard park, disc golf, water spray park and a bark… > Read More

Dewayne Hayes Recreation Area and Campground

7934 Barton Ferry Road, Columbus, MS

Located immediately next to Columbus Lake on the Tenn-Tom Waterway, the Dewayne Hayes Recreation Area has 100 sites with electric and water hookups and 10 primitive sites. The campground provides… > Read More

Elm Lake Golf Club

1609 Taylor-Thurston Road, Columbus, MS

A 7,000-yard, 72-par championship course designed by Kevin Tucker.  > Read More

Green Oaks Golf Club

326 Green Oaks Drive, Columbus, MS

A 6,500-yard, 18 hole, 72-par course.   > Read More

Lake Lowndes State Park / Opossum Trail

3319 Lake Lowndes Road, Columbus, MS

Lake Lowndes State Park offers complete recreational facilities for individuals, families and groups, with award-winning trails including the Opossum Trail - a 5.6 mile trail with a self-guided tour outlining… > Read More

Lee Park

Park Circle, Columbus, MS

This facility includes a state-of-the-art playground area designed by Leather and Associates, pavilion with BBQ grill, and a family changing room for infants.   > Read More

Lion Hills Golf Club

2331 Military Road, Columbus, MS

A 6,400-yard, 18 hole championship course open to the public Tuesday-Sunday.  $45 for 18 holes with cart.  > Read More

Propst Park

2535 Main Street, Columbus, MS

This facility is home to 4 youth softball fields, 4 adult softball fields, 10 youth baseball fields, a disc golf course, 4 tennis courts, a skate board park, a water spray… > Read More

Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway Transportation Museum

318 Seventh Street North, Columbus, MS 39701

Visitors to the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway Transportation Museum include tourists, school groups, researchers, citizens and their families, along with civic and cultural groups.  > Read More

Tombigbee River RV Park

Wilkins-Wise Road, Columbus, MS

Park includes water, sewer, electric hook-ups, bathhouse and laundry.  > Read More

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

3606 West Plymouth Road, Columbus, MS

For more than 170 years, members of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers have been "nation builders" as well as nation defenders.  A major part of this mission has been… > Read More

Whispering Pines Golf Club

555 Seventh Street, Columbus AFB, MS

This military golf course is a 5,275-yard, 9-hole PGA facility.  Civilians welcome with a two-day advance reservation.   Building 570 C Street, Columbus AFB  > Read More


Whitehall (c. 1843)

Whitehall (c. 1843)

Open by appointment. Circa 1843 NATIONAL REGISTER HISTORIC DISTRICT   This pillared mansion was built near the street, although the property extended over an entire city block; it includes gardens,…

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Upcoming Events

Eudora Welty Writers’ Symposium

19 Oct 2017

Thursday-Saturday, Oct. 19-21, 29th annual Eudora Welty Writers’ Symposium All Symposium events will be held…
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Caledonia Days

20 Oct 2017

Celebrate the Town of Caledonia during the annual Caledonia Days festival Friday and Saturday, October…
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MSU Bulldogs Football vs. Kentucky

21 Oct 2017

The Mississippi State Bulldogs take on the University of Kentucky Wildcats in David Wade Stadium. Time…
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