Campground at Barnes Crossing

     


Tupelo, Mississippi
Phone: (662) 844-6063

Sites: 54
Recent Rate: $35 5/2015


Latitude: 34.3229438846639
Longitude: -88.7059843540192

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Campground Overview
  • Pull-thru Sites
  • Big Rig Access
  • Tent Camping
  • Restrooms (Plumbed)
  • Pit Toilets
  • Showers
  • $0.00 Shower Fee
  • Laundry Facilities
  • $0.00 Laundry Fee
  • Dump Station
  • $0.00 Dump Station Fee
  • Propane Available
  • Firewood Available
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts
  • Water Spigot
  • Picnic Shelter
  • RV Wash
  • $0.00 RV Wash Fee
  • Corral
  • Landing Strip
  • Overflow Parking
Hookups & Connectivity
  • Electric (30 AMP)
  • Electric (50 AMP)
  • Water
  • Sewer
  • WiFi
  • $0.00 WiFi Fee
  • Cellular Phone Service
  • Cellular Phone Providers
  • Cable or Satellite TV Hookup
  • Phone
  • Central Modem
Amenities
  • Pets Allowed
  • 0 Maximum Pet Size (lbs.)
  • Pool Access
  • Family Friendly
  • Playground
  • Pet Area
  • Waterfront
  • Clubhouse
  • Camp Store
  • Cafe / Snack Bar
  • Business Center
  • Group Camping
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Group Kitchen
  • Banquet Facilities
  • Concierge Services
Recreation
  • Walking Trail(s)
  • Recreation Room
  • Gym/Workout Facilities
  • Beach Access
  • Boat Ramp
  • Marina
  • Boat Rentals
  • Fishing
  • Golfing
  • Bike Path(s)
  • Bike Rentals
  • Hiking
  • Spa
  • Horseshoe Pit
  • Volley Ball
  • Sports Field
  • Arcade Games
  • Live Entertainment
  • Amphitheatre
  • Putt Putt Mini-Golf
  • Billiards
  • Ping Pong
  • Lake
  • Pond
  • River
  • Creek
  • Ocean
  • Water Park
  • Casino

Review Details

Ratings overview

126 Reviews

These reviews are the opinion of an RVParkReviews’ member and not the views of RVParkReviews.com

4ofus

Review Count: 20
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: - $35.00
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This was our 1st stay at this park, and it was a pleasant surprise. The setting is beautiful, many trees, shrubs & plants, bird houses, squirrels, etc. Very relaxing. Some sites are more satellite friendly, so the best of both worlds. Owners very helpful. In fact, we had an issue with our coach, and the owner has an RV service center a few miles away. He was able to take us in and repair 1st thing Monday morning. We camped at Campground at Barnes Crossing in a Motorhome.

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SW Rick

Review Count: 8
States Visited: 7
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: - $35.00
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Excellent facility, very clean and well-maintained. Beautiful landscaping and spacious layout. All hookups worked perfectly. Sites are pretty level, with ample room for RV and toad.

Very good dog-walking area and nature trail. Very convenient to Kroger and Walgreens, as well as the mall and many restaurants.

Quiet day and night, a well-maintained facility. The only reason I didn't rate it a 10 was the wifi, which occasionally was off-line and veeery slow when online. All-in-all, an excellent place to stay.

Sites 6, 12-13, 17-18, 41, pullthrus 43-44 and 50-51 have extra space and plantings on one side for a more spacious feeling.

Price was for FHU in a pullthru site. Credit cards are not accepted, so bring enough cash. We would return if in the area. We camped at Campground at Barnes Crossing in a Motorhome.

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rncordy

Review Count: 119
States Visited: 32
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $35.00
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Our site (52) had very little "patio" area and that looked right at our neighbor's hookups. All sites rough gravel, fairly level. Pretty good cable, wifi was slow and only worked on our first day. We camped at Campground at Barnes Crossing in a Travel Trailer.

Tips for other Campers:

Elvis country!

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DDZ

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

Date of Stay: - $35.00
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Campground is close to shopping and restaurants but has a country feel. Terraced sites and nicely landscaped. Stayed over Easter. Visited a church and found the town very welcoming, one member even invited us to their home for their EASTER celebration. We camped at Campground at Barnes Crossing in a Fifth Wheel.

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Gunny69

Review Count: 5
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 9

Date of Stay: - $35.00
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Stayed one night and was very impressed. Very friendly owner and staff led us to our site. Very hilly ground, but sites were terraced nicely and it was no problem leveling at all. Would stay again. Did not see Elvis's ghost. We camped at Campground at Barnes Crossing in a Motorhome.

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TheTideRide

Review Count: 4
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: - $25.00
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Very nice personnel running the site. Request one of the shady sites. You'll have a little more room, better view and shade in the summer. We camped at Campground at Barnes Crossing in a Travel Trailer.

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Tomandgloria

Review Count: 28
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 5

Date of Stay: - $35.00
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Nice campground right off the Trace Parkway. Very convenient to shopping and sites to see. Road is paved and sites are gravel and level. Owners also have a small camping retail center in Tupelo. They are very helpful and very friendly. We would stay here again. We camped at Campground at Barnes Crossing in a Motorhome.

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roybrody

Review Count: 8
States Visited: 7
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: - $26.00
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The price we paid reflects a weekly rate. The park is well laid out. Wide paved roads. Although the park is hilly the sites are level and wide. The utilities are good and the WiFi is the best I have seen for an RV park yet. The workers are friendly and very helpful. There are long pull through sites. I highly recommend this park. I would return here anytime. We camped at Campground at Barnes Crossing in a Fifth Wheel.

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Tiny Beast

Review Count: 87
States Visited: 24
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: - $35.00
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Ok - we just got here today and already it's a 10. Don't worry about the roads, they've all been re-paved. The sites are all pretty level and nicely separated with flowers as well as grade separation. The cable is great and the wifi is superb! The location is quiet and peaceful and the staff are wonderful. Lots of trees, a real country feel but you are around the corner from a huge mall and a Cracker Barrel and fuel and of course close to the King's birthplace. Thankuvermuch. We camped at Campground at Barnes Crossing in a Motorhome.

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AstroDave

Review Count: 8
States Visited: 7
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: - $35.00
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Long pull thru level gravel sites. Restrooms and showers were very clean. As mentioned in the other reviews, the roads are steep but are asphalt. These are a bit slippery when wet, we left immediately following a rain and were glad we had a 4WD truck to get up the hill. No credit cards but checks are OK. Nice park to stay in and see the area. We camped at Campground at Barnes Crossing in a Fifth Wheel.

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mkkk

Review Count: 16
States Visited: 7
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: - $35.00
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We had no discounts and I thought the price was a little high, but maybe the location being so close to everything allows them to charge that. Location was very handy, not too far to car museum and very close to the Natchez Trace info center and parkway. We thought the car museum and Natchez Trace are worth spending some time. The reviews I read on here made the campground seem a little better than what I thought of it. It was okay, had some really good points, but our site was very uneven and we really couldn't get our fifth wheel level. The dog areas had a lot of the round prickly balls from some tree and I saw an ant hill so didn't stick around long enough to see what kind of ants they were. Nice idea, but I felt better with our dog on the blacktop road. Campground has hilly roads, but they are black topped. We had a nice view of a birdbath and some bird feeders out our window, and across the lane were 3 horses. We did enjoy that. We would stay here again if in the area. We camped at Campground at Barnes Crossing in a Fifth Wheel.

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bsb814

Review Count: 66
States Visited: 25
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: - $32.00
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We stayed here for a couple of nights. They offered a Good Sam discount. The park is a short distance from the Natchez Trace Parkway. It is off of Highway 145 (N. Gloster St). Transitioning off the highway requires a sharp 90 degree turn. The access road is paved. The park is very close to town even though it is in a wooded rural setting. The park was built on the side of a hill so the parking pads were cut out of the slope forming steps up the hill but they are level. However, the roads run up and down the hill and are rather steep. The interior roads are gravel. The roads were sufficient to get around the park. Surprising you don’t need to disconnect your toad to get around the park. The site parking pads are gravel. The pull through sites were long enough for larger coaches with their toads attached. They have full hook ups – water, electricity (with 50 AMP), & sewer. The connections are about midway along the side of the sites. The sites are not uniform in design, shape or location. Didn’t seem to be any long term residents but there appeared to be some RV storage. The park is surrounded and encumbered with trees obstructing access to the sky for satellite reception but there were a few sites designated as satellite friendly. They did have an extensive cable station lineup. The trees didn’t seem to cause a problem for slides. Park provided WIFI worked well. Net10 cell phone reception was good. For being in a hazardous/severe weather area, there was no underground storm shelter. None of the structures in the park were identified as a severe weather shelter. This was strange considering when approaching Tupelo there was tornado damage and the area experienced a tornado about 2 weeks after we left the area. They don’t accept credit cards so only cash or checks. Yes, they accepted our out of state check. There were two small designated pet areas but neither of them where fenced. There were bag dispensers and garbage cans to dispose of waste. There is a “nature trail” beginning/ending at one of the pet areas in the park. We camped at Campground at Barnes Crossing in a Motorhome.

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jackms

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

Date of Stay: - $35.00
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Clean park. Level gravel sites and blacktop roads. Very friendly staff. Some full sun sites, some shaded. Quiet area near everything as stated on their website. Will be staying their every time I go there. We camped at Campground at Barnes Crossing in a Motorhome.

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Greyhound Camper

Review Count: 7
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $32.00
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Rate is Good Sam discount. Stayed here at least three times. Very nice staff and easy pull-through sites for nightly guests. No dog-walk. Great for overnight. Close to shopping and restaurants. They had awesome Christmas decor around the park! Our cable did not work this time: think it was a problem with our site only. Caution with a trailer to get a site that does not slope up at the front, making it difficult to level and to unhook and re-hook. Super accommodating! Would definitely stay again. Good WiFi. A dog park would make it a 10! We camped at Campground at Barnes Crossing in a Travel Trailer.

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Rib

Review Count: 90
States Visited: 35
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: - $32.00
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This is a clean park easy to get to. The sites are just fine and well designed. The laundry and the showers and bathrooms are clean but absolutely ancient. Someone said they were the absolute best they had ever seen. Hmm... not sure where they have been RVing. Found the price high for the quality of park. Have stayed in much higher end parks for less money but it is easy to get to from the Natchez Trace and the front desk person was very friendly. Would stay here again if I had to, but it would not be my first choice. We camped at Campground at Barnes Crossing in a Fifth Wheel.

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