7.7 Good
     
Morton, Mississippi

Roosevelt State Park

Morton, Mississippi


2149 Highway 13 S
Morton, Mississippi 39117
Phone: Click to view

Sites: 124
Recent Rate: $$$$

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Latitude: 32.319198348882
Longitude: -89.667663574219

Elevation: 576' (approximate)
Campground Overview
  • Pull-thru Sites Pull-thru Sites yes
  • Big Rig Access Big Rig Access yes
  • Tent Camping Tent Camping yes
  • Restrooms (Plumbed) Restrooms (Plumbed) yes
  • Pit Toilets Pit Toilets no
  • Showers Showers yes
  • $0.00 Shower Fee Shower Fee 0.00
  • Laundry Facilities Laundry Facilities ?
  • $0.00 Laundry Fee Laundry Fee 0.00
  • Dump Station Dump Station yes
  • $0.00 Dump Station Fee Dump Station Fee 0.00
  • Propane Available Propane Available no
  • Firewood Available Firewood Available no
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts Cabins / Cottages / Yurts yes
  • Water Spigot Water Spigot yes
  • Picnic Shelter Picnic Shelter yes
  • RV Wash RV Wash no
  • $0.00 RV Wash Fee RV Wash Fee 0.00
  • Corral Corral no
  • Landing Strip Landing Strip no
  • Overflow Parking Overflow Parking yes
Hookups & Connectivity
  • Electric (30 AMP) Electric (30 AMP) yes
  • Electric (50 AMP) Electric (50 AMP) yes
  • Water Water yes
  • Sewer Sewer yes
  • WiFi WiFi no
  • Free WiFi Free WiFi ?
  • Cellular Phone Service Cellular Phone Service yes
  • ATT Cellular Phone Providers Cellular Phone Providers ATT
  • Cable or Satellite TV Hookup Cable or Satellite TV Hookup no
  • Phone Phone no
  • Central Modem Central Modem no
Amenities
  • Pets Allowed Pets Allowed yes
  • 0 Maximum Pet Size (lbs.) Maximum Pet Size (lbs.) 0
  • Pool Access Pool Access yes
  • Family Friendly Family Friendly yes
  • Playground Playground yes
  • Pet Area Pet Area ?
  • yes-lake Waterfront Waterfront yes-lake
  • Clubhouse Clubhouse yes
  • Camp Store Camp Store yes
  • Cafe / Snack Bar Cafe / Snack Bar yes
  • Business Center Business Center ?
  • Group Camping Group Camping yes
  • Meeting Rooms Meeting Rooms yes
  • Group Kitchen Group Kitchen ?
  • Banquet Facilities Banquet Facilities yes
  • Concierge Services Concierge Services ?
Recreation
  • Walking Trail(s) Walking Trail(s) yes
  • Recreation Room Recreation Room yes
  • Gym/Workout Facilities Gym/Workout Facilities no
  • Beach Access Beach Access yes
  • Boat Ramp Boat Ramp yes
  • Marina Marina no
  • Boat Rentals Boat Rentals ?
  • Fishing Fishing yes
  • Golfing Golfing no
  • Bike Path(s) Bike Path(s) no
  • Bike Rentals Bike Rentals no
  • Hiking Hiking yes
  • Spa Spa no
  • Horseshoe Pit Horseshoe Pit ?
  • Volley Ball Volley Ball ?
  • Sports Field Sports Field ?
  • Arcade Games Arcade Games yes
  • Live Entertainment Live Entertainment yes
  • Amphitheatre Amphitheatre no
  • Putt Putt Mini-Golf Putt Putt Mini-Golf no
  • Billiards Billiards yes
  • Ping Pong Ping Pong yes
  • Lake Lake yes
  • Pond Pond no
  • River River no
  • Creek Creek no
  • Ocean Ocean no
  • Water Park Water Park yes
  • Casino Casino no

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43 Reviews

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Review Count: 3
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: October, 2017 - $20.00
Overall Rating:      

We stayed in the old loop of the park but that really doesn't matter, all the sites have at least water and power. Pads are paved and mostly level entrance to pads are sloped, so longer rigs may have issues. Our site (37) is one a very few pull through sites which was nice for us but there is a big down side to it. All hook ups are on the wrong side of the site and towards the exit. Found this out on our recon drive pass the site as we made our way back to the office. Upon check-in I asked about entering the site by driving down loop road the wrong way. Seems I'm not the only one to ask this because they said no problem, in fact as I reached my parked rig the ranger was in her truck to escort us to our site. Pulled in hooked up, nice and level. Nice to stay in a quiet wooded park since staying in the open for two years. We camped at Roosevelt State Park in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
37
Site Surface
Asphalt
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady, Covered Forested
Tow Vehicle Parking
No
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Review Count: 109
States Visited: 28
Helpful Reviews: 21

Date of Stay: October, 2017 - $24.00
Overall Rating:      

I wouldn't recommend this park for larger rvs. Suitable for small rvs or trailers. First, roads into the camping area are very narrow, hilly, and winding with some low limbs. Sites we saw were sloped and narrow. No satellite as all sites we saw are surrounded by large, tall trees. Sites are close to each other grouped on hills around a lake. Bathroom was dirty with trash left on the floor. No holder for toilet paper, rolls just left on handicapped railing. We would not return. We camped at Roosevelt State Park in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
46
Site Surface
Asphalt
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Just long enough for my motorhome
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Covered Forested
Interior Roads
Tight Turns, Scraping Branches
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Not Convenient
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Review Count: 3
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: August, 2017 - $24.00
Overall Rating:      

Very nice State park and lake. Campgrounds are spread out along the lake and wooded hills. The roads are a little tight but not a problem-class A's had no issues. Sites have full hookups, picnic tables and grills but concrete pads are narrow. Most sites are shady, we were able to pickup about 15 tv channels, no cable/wi fi. Restrooms/showers are decent but need to be cleaned. Sites have space between them and everyone respected quite time. You can hear big trucks on the highway while outside but not irritating. What amazed me, never had any mosquito problem, little sugar ants were another story. Spray around anywhere they might access your camper. Water slide, beach/swimming area are great for kids, saw plenty of folks fishing too. It's a good overnight stop or place to relax for a few days. We camped at Roosevelt State Park in a Travel Trailer.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
46
Site Surface
Concrete
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Just long enough for my travel trailer
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady, Covered Forested
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

A couple of gas stations right off the highway, downtown Morton is right up the road with a few restaurants and stores. Bigger cities about 20 minutes away.

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Review Count: 5
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: August, 2017 - $25.00
Overall Rating:      

The pool and water slide closes when school starts. The lake swimming area stays open. We camped at Roosevelt State Park in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
87
Site Surface
Concrete
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table, Patio
Power Hookups
20 Amp, 30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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Review Count: 2
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: August, 2017 - $22.00
Overall Rating:      

We really enjoy this park, beginnings to show its age but clean, and helpful staff. Love the lake view. McDonalds right outside the park, real nice restaurant in town "Rib cage". We camped at Roosevelt State Park in a Travel Trailer.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
87
Site Surface
Concrete
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Quite a bit longer than my travel trailer and tow vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table, Patio
Power Hookups
30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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Review Count: 10
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: May, 2017 - $24.00
Overall Rating:      

Incredible! We are sitting 20' from the lake. Flat pad and room for my truck. Beautiful breeze, quiet and relaxing. This park is a winner. We arrived at 1 pm and we drove around and picked an available site. Don't listen to the reviews about narrow roads; they were fine. We camped at Roosevelt State Park in a Travel Trailer.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
49
Site Surface
Concrete
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Long enough for my travel trailer and tow vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
20 Amp, 30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady
Tow Vehicle Parking
No
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Review Count: 2
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: May, 2017 - $20.00
Overall Rating:      

Plenty of room to back in our 32ft class C. Stayed in the "Old" campground, site 13. Mostly level site, about 100 feet from the water. Pretty view of the water through the trees. Lots of critter noises at sunset & after dark. Nice campfire going in the very large fire ring. Motorboat traffic on lake. Road noise from ?I20/Rte13?, but it won't keep me awake inside the rig. There appears to be a smattering of long-termers here, but there are plenty of sites available on this Wednesday night. When we took a walk around, there was a small amount of trash left by inconsiderate lazy campers evident, and this should have been handled by park staff by now, but not enough to make the place feel dirty by any means. Staff have been exceptionally nice, on phone and at check-in. If you're looking for a resort atmosphere, this isn't your place. If you want to relax in the woods, this is a good spot. We camped at Roosevelt State Park in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
Old Campground
Site Surface
Asphalt
Site Type
Back in
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady
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Review Count: 28
States Visited: 7
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: May, 2017 - $15.00
Overall Rating:      

This park is near I-20 which is convenient for travelers. There is some noise from the interstate. All of the sites now have sewer. The sewer was hard to reach with our hose. It was also 12 above the ground.

The sites are fairly level and have a lot of shade. There is not a lot of privacy, but most of the people are quiet. There are not many trails, but walking on the roads is fine. We travel in a class C and had no trouble getting around in the park. They will let you ride around and pick a site before you have to pay. We camped at Roosevelt State Park in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
29
Site Surface
Asphalt
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady
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Review Count: 13
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 5

Date of Stay: April, 2017 - $20.00
Overall Rating:      

FILTHY bath houses--to the point of being unhealthy. Dirty sinks, toilets, grimy floor and walls and even excrement on walls and floor. No towels, soap and ran out of toilet paper. A rusty pool of water with floating toilet paper over a floor drain. And when I brought this situation to the attention of a maintenance person, he said he would look into it--but couldn't drive away fast enough without even stopping at the bath house.

Campsite was littered with paper and cigarette butts. Grill full of ashes. Fire ring missing, but there was a full pile of trash and ashes where it used to be. Most sites are very short for any rig over 30 feet. The only presence seen of the rangers was to pick up trash bags from the road--or once across the road to check to see if there was enough power for a karaoke machine (really). To bad. We camped at Roosevelt State Park in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
83
Site Surface
Concrete
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Not big enough for my motorhome
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Not Convenient
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Review Count: 2
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: April, 2017 - $20.00
Overall Rating:      

We enjoy staying at Roosevelt Park. Clean, friendly-helpful staff, always there to serve. We love the family atmosphere. We stayed in several different sites, each has its own good points, of course we like being close to the water but if you wait until close to camping time you may not get that spot. Already looking forward to our next time there. We camped at Roosevelt State Park in a Travel Trailer.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
87-22-57-58
Power Hookups
30 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes
Tips for other Campers:

Neat little town with a Great restaurant in town called the Rib Cage, good stuff .

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Review Count: 64
States Visited: 30
Helpful Reviews: 19

Date of Stay: March, 2017 - $15.00
Overall Rating:      

This was one of the nicest campgrounds we have stayed in. All hookups worked well. Although there was no wifi available, my Verizon cell phone and jet pack worked fine. OTA tv channels were clear and accessible (there were 27). Our back-in campsite overlooked the lake. Tall pine trees added lots of shade and there was plenty of space between campers. There was a little bit of an edge getting into the campsite but the site itself was level. The campground is just one mile off the interstate. We would absolutely stay here again. We camped at Roosevelt State Park in a Fifth Wheel.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
Hannah loop site 13
Site Surface
Asphalt
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Long enough for my 5th wheel and truck (I didn't have to disconnect
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
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Review Count: 10
States Visited: 7
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: November, 2016 - $20.00
Overall Rating:      

Great value in a very pretty location. The campground is on a small lake and has some nice hiking trails. You can hear a little bit of noise from the Interstate, but it's not too bad. The bathrooms could use a makeover. There's no latches on the stall doors. Also quite a few rust stains and paint splatters. But, they clean it every day so it's acceptable. We camped at Roosevelt State Park in a Travel Trailer.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Site Surface
Asphalt
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Long enough for my travel trailer and tow vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table, Patio
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

There's some nice hiking trails in the park, and in the nearby Bienville National Forest. Also, the Natchez Trace Parkway is a good scenic drive.

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Review Count: 1
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: November, 2016 - $24.00
Overall Rating:      

This could be one of our favorite parks. Beautiful lake, woods, places to walk. Lots of space between sites. This park is three hours from home, so we will be back again. We camped at Roosevelt State Park in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
45
Site Surface
Concrete, Asphalt
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Just long enough for my motorhome
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table, Patio
Power Hookups
20 Amp, 30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady
Tow Vehicle Parking
No
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Review Count: 55
States Visited: 17
Helpful Reviews: 7

Date of Stay: November, 2016 - $24.00
Overall Rating:      

The park itself was only about 10% full on the weekdays (early Nov). On the weekend it filled up to maybe 30% but certainly not crowded. There's nothing to do around here as far as shopping and dining activities so we pretty much hung out at the park for a few days. I have read other reviews mentioning trash at the sites. The policy here is that you put your trash bag out and they do a few drives throughs every day and pick it up. This seems great until someone leaves it out overnight and the critters spread it around. And then no one apparently cleans it up....ever. So I did see some trash and it was a bummer but it wasn't as bad as some of the reviews make it. Site accessibility (easy to back in, plenty of room, but the roads in the park are crap and it's a 2 mile drive down those crappy roads to the campground) - 2 Campground location (Near the Bienville National Forest and Jackson) - 3 Nearby amenities (Walmart 20 minutes away but nothing else really) - 2 Site Privacy (Spacious sites but not much privacy) - 3 Campground amenities (Bathrooms/showers decently clean. 1 clean washer and dryer at the bath house) - 3 Dog friendly (Excellent walking loops, hiking and plenty of space) - 5 Activities (Disc Golf, hiking, tennis, swimming beach, water slide) - 3 Cost ($24/night for 50 amp full hookup premium water site) - 5 Staff friendliness (Check in lady was friendly. Didn't meet any other staff) - 3 Connectivity (Decent signal w/out a booster for both ATT and Verizon with good download speeds. Excellent OTA. All major channels) - 5 Total rating = 3.4. We camped at Roosevelt State Park in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
62
Site Surface
Asphalt
Site Type
Back in
Site Space
Quite a bit longer than my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Power Hookups
30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

Making our way down to New Orleans via the Natchez Trace and this seemed like a good place for a stop over. I wish I had know how terrible the back roads were into this park. I would have spent another 45 minutes and went around to HWY 20. That's how bad MS 483 is. Usually I enjoy the county highways. Less traffic, less stress. Not the case here. Save yourself the trouble and only use the main roads.

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Review Count: 5
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: April, 2016 - $24.00
Overall Rating:      

Located on a nice lake that is big enough for skiing. Sites are large with many on the water. There is a "regular" swimming pool plus in the CCC Loop there is a swimming area in the lake. Park personnel come by several tomes per day and pick up trash right at your campsite. A good lake for "bank" fishing if you don't have a boat. We camped at Roosevelt State Park in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
CCC loop
Site Surface
Asphalt
Campsite Features
Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tips for other Campers:

The town of Morton is about 1 mile away but it is small. There is a Walmart 7 miles away in Forrest.

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