Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge is 7 mi. s. on SR 25. Primarily a refuge for migratory birds, this 48,230-acre site provides habitat for the endangered red-cockaded woodpecker and wood stork; more than 250 other bird species use the refuge. Deer, coyotes, raccoons and alligators are among the permanent non-flying residents you might glimpse from the refuge's nature trails. Fishing is permitted year-round; hunting is permitted in season.
For further information contact the Refuge Manager, 13723 Bluff Lake Rd., Brooksville, MS 39739.
Pet friendly (call for restrictions/fees.). Recreational activities are permitted. Picnicking is permitted.