Looking for a great way to keep the summer enjoyment going? The Walkiah Bluff Water Park is the perfect spot for a day, or night, of family fun. Head out to this location, today!
About Walkiah Bluff Water Park
This park sits on 18 acres nestled on the banks of the Pearl River, about 15 minutes from the center of Picayune. It’s an idyllic bayou location, dotted with old Cyprus and oak trees dripping with Spanish moss. Walkiah Bluff Water Park offers a boat ramp, RV campsites with water and electric connections, bathhouse facilities, and a picnic area with grills. Visiting this location is a great way to get your family outdoors and create memories that will last for years to come.
At the Walkiah Bluff Water Park, there are endless ways to get lost in nature. Here are just a few.
Get Out on the Water
Bring your boat, back it down the park’s launch, and set off on an adventure. Take the family out on the Pearl and experience the wide array of wildlife that calls the river home. Keep your eyes peeled, and you’ll easily spot fresh water alligators and various specious of turtles. Be on the lookout for any of the numerous bird species that reside along the banks of the river, including bald eagles, herons, and egrets.
Don’t forget to bring your fishing gear, as the river is home to a great many fish species. Cast a line and you’re likely to reel in anything from wide-mouth bass to red fish. Bring your canoes and take them downriver. The Pearl has multiple reservoirs, oxbow lakes, and Cyprus forests to explore. If you and your crew and looking for something a bit more relaxing, hop into some inner tubes and let the current carry you downstream.
Sleep in the Great Outdoors
With ample campsite space, Walkiah Park is primed for a night under the stars. You can choose from any of the 12 developed campsites spread throughout the 18-acre park. There are shower facilities on-site, so you won’t have to rough it too terribly hard. The park also offers electricity and water hook-ups for recreational vehicles, if you want to camp in luxury.
Eat and Play Under the Stars
When it’s time to eat, you’ll find a covered pavilion on-site with picnic tables. You can roast hot dogs and hamburgers to perfection on any of the charcoal grills scattered around the park. Pack a broom handle and rubber ball for your trip. After dinner, gather your team and take to the baseball field on-site for a game of stickball.
Nissan of Picayune in Picayune, Mississippi, has a wide selection of SUVs and trucks. If you need a new 4×4 to pull that camper or boat for a weekend at Walkiah Bluff Water Park, bring your crew down and test-drive some today.