Hugh White State Park Article

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Hugh White State Park
Grenada lake.jpg
Map showing the location of Hugh White State Park
Map showing the location of Hugh White State Park
Location in Mississippi
Location Grenada, Mississippi, United States
Coordinates 33°48′00″N 89°44′00″W / 33.80000°N 89.73333°W / 33.80000; -89.73333
HUGH WHITE STATE PARK Latitude and Longitude:

33°48′00″N 89°44′00″W / 33.80000°N 89.73333°W / 33.80000; -89.73333
[1]
Elevation312 ft (95 m) [1]
EstablishedUnspecified
Named forGovernor Hugh L. White
Governing body Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks
Website Hugh White State Park

Hugh White State Park is a state park in the U.S. state of Mississippi. It is located off Mississippi Highway 8 east of Grenada. It is named after Hugh L. White, a former governor of Mississippi.

Activities and amenities

The park features boating, waterskiing and fishing on 64,000-acre (26,000 ha) Grenada Lake, 158 developed campsites, 12 duplex cabins, visitors center, picnic area, and an 18-hole regulation golf course, The Dogwoods. The associated Carver Point Group Camp is located across Grenada Lake from the main park area. [2]

References

  1. ^ a b "Hugh White State Park". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ "Hugh White State Park". Parks and Destinations. Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks. Retrieved July 9, 2014.

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