Lake Lowndes State Park

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Lake Lowndes State Park
Map showing the location of Lake Lowndes State Park
Map showing the location of Lake Lowndes State Park
Location in Mississippi
LocationLowndes, Mississippi, United States
Nearest cityColumbus, Mississippi
Coordinates33°26′00″N 88°17′50″W / 33.43333°N 88.29722°W / 33.43333; -88.29722Coordinates: 33°26′00″N 88°17′50″W / 33.43333°N 88.29722°W / 33.43333; -88.29722[1]
Length1.46 mi (2.35 km)
Width1.08 mi (1.74 km)
Elevation240 ft (73 m)[1]
Governing bodyMississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks
WebsiteOfficial website Edit this at Wikidata

Lake Lowndes State Park is a public recreation area in the U.S. state of Mississippi located off Mississippi Highway 69 approximately 9 miles (14 km) southeast of Columbus, Mississippi.[2]

Activities and amenities[edit]

The state park features boating, waterskiing and fishing on 150-acre (61 ha) Lowndes Lake, primitive and developed campsites, cabins and cottages, 7 miles (11 km) of hiking and equestrian trails, visitors center with gymnasium, tennis courts and play fields, picnic area, and an 18-hole disc golf course, Whispering Pines.[2]


  1. ^ a b "Lake Lowndes State Park". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ a b "Lake Lowndes State Park". Parks and Destinations. Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks. Retrieved July 11, 2014.

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