Parks, Trails, Activities

bayou bike trail DeSoto County has hiking, walking, biking and mountain biking trails.  We also have several water activities available such as canoeing, sailing and kayaking.… Learn more

Get Involved

DeSoto-County-volunteers-930x480 DeSoto Volunteers make an important contribution to our work in a variety of ways. They multiply the help of our program and ensure that this important work gets done. The next time you enjoy a DeSoto County Greenway trail, think about all the volunteer efforts that go into caring for the land and what you can do to help! Our success depends on a community of volunteers that support special events, and educational programs along the Greenways and in the community. DeSoto County Greenways  thanks each of our volunteers for their partnership in our mission. Contact Information: DeSoto County Greenways… Learn more

Get to Know Greenways

ARK exploring 13 The DeSoto County Greenways program encompasses scenic pathways, protected green space and trails designed to help improve the quality of life for the people of DeSoto County Mississippi. The Greenways system takes advantage of nature and its beauty and will encompass a variety of multipurpose trails and green space suitable for hiking, skating, jogging, walking, running, equestrian use, canoeing and kayaking and biking.  … Learn more

About Us

Mission
The mission of the DeSoto County Greenways program is to establish a greenway system that connects public and private open and green spaces throughout DeSoto County Mississippi while protecting, restoring and linking the natural features and their functions in order to achieve a healthy natural environment and ecological diversity.

The  DeSoto County Greenways program encompasses scenic pathways, protected green space and trails designed to help improve the quality of life for the people of  DeSoto County Mississippi. The Greenways system takes advantage of nature and its beauty and will encompass a variety of multipurpose trails and green space suitable for hiking, skating, jogging, walking, running, equestrian use, canoeing and kayaking and biking.

The DeSoto County Greenways program is a public-private partnership involving the DeSoto County Economic Development Council and the DeSoto County Board of Supervisors.  The  DeSoto County Greenways plan is supported by state and County Elected officials, an advisory council plus numerous public and private  DeSoto County individuals. A Greenways advisory committee meets regularly and encourages you to get involved to make  DeSoto County a better place to live now and in the future. For more information contact us at 662-489-9708 or email desotogreenways@gmail.com.AllTrails Badge

 

 

Trails and Activities

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    Walking & Hiking

    Hiking and Walking Trails DeSoto County has an abundance of hiking and walking trails suitable for all levels of fitness and interest.  Click here to check out the mapped hiking and walking trails… Learn more
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    Water Activities

    DeSoto County has plenty of sailing, kayaking and canoeing activities.  Spend time with family and friends fishing, swimming or enjoying a walk lakeside.… Learn more
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    Cycling

    DeSoto County has several bicycle and mountain bike trails suitable for beginners to advanced cycle enthusiasts. Bicycle and Mountain Bike Trails: Bayou Point Mountain Bike Trail Lake & Back Bicycle Route Roller Coaster Loop Bike Trail Craft Road and Back Bicycle Trail Great River Road Bike Trail Center Hill Road Bike Trail… Learn more