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Hugh White State Park

Hugh White State Park
3170 State Park Road

Located on scenic Grenada Lake, Hugh White State Park offers the finest outdoor recreation amenities available, all nestled in a setting unmatched in natural beauty. Grenada Lake is best known as a haven for crappie fishermen, but is also well-stocked with bass, bream, and catfish. Hugh White State Park is centrally located between Memphis, Tennessee and Jackson, Mississippi.

Stay the Night
Developed camping offers 163 sites located at a shaded area near the Outlet Channel below the Grenada Lake Dam and 12 duplex cabins perched on a bluff overlooking Grenada Lake.

Developed Camping
Vacation Cabins


The Dogwoods Golf Course at Hugh White State Park takes full advantage of the natural beauty surrounding Grenada Lake. Deep woods enclose rolling fairways leading to large, inviting greens. This championship 18-hole course features a variety of tee boxes, giving each hole a different look and play. The hilly layout demands sharp skills and accurate ball-striking. A nature lover's course. The Dogwoods was carved out of the forest, with only necessary clearing. The Dogwoods Pro Shop accepts tee time reservations up to two weeks in advance and may be reached by calling (662) 226-4123.

Group Camp  (Leased Facility)
Carver Point, located across Grenada Lake from the main park area, accommodates groups of up to 35. Housing is available in an air conditioned dormitory featuring separate counselor's quarters. Four fully equipped kitchenettes enable campers to prepare their own meals. Carver Point offers a meeting room accommodating 40.

Campers must furnish their own linens, towels, pillows, soap, and other personal items.

Contact the park office for specific information on facilities, capacity, costs and reservations: (662) 614-2901 - Chad Bridges.

Picnic Area/Pavilions
Hugh White features 30 picnic sites affording views of Grenada Lake, each equipped with tables and barbecue grills. A small covered picnic pavilion suitable for groups of 20 or less may be reserved by contacting the park office: (662) 226-4934.

Several playgrounds are located throughout the Park.

Visitor/Activity Building
The visitor's center houses the park office and a meeting room suitable for business meetings or group gatherings. Contact the park office for specific information on facilities, seating capacity, reservations and costs: (662) 226-4934.

Water Activities

Boat Launching
Grenada Lake is recognized throughout the South as a hot spot for crappie, and is also stocked with bass, bream, and catfish. The boat launching ramp is open year-round. The boat ramp at Carver Point is closed.

Water skiing
Unrestricted water skiing is permitted in all areas of Grenada Lake.

Grenada Lake offers 64,000 acres of fresh water for fishing and water sports. The lake is recognized throughout the South as a hot spot for crappie fishermen, and is also stocked with bass, bream, and catfish. Numerous coves, inlets, and the waters below the dam offer excellent opportunities for both weekend enthusiasts and serious anglers. A Mississippi fishing license is required for all persons between the ages of 16 and 65. Licenses may be purchased at the park office for a nominal fee.

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