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Puskus Lake

3 Reviews

About This Campground

National Forest

Puskus Lake Recreation Area is a fairly remote area for those who do not like the big crowds and do not need modern conveniences.  The visitor will discover a pleasant and quiet environment.  This recreation area surrounds a 96 acre lake stocked with largemouth bass and bluegill with…

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Access

  • Walk In
    Park in a lot, walk to your campsite
  • Hike In
    Hike a trail to your campsite

Stay Connected

  • WiFi
    Available
  • Verizon
    Unknown
  • AT&T
    Unknown
  • T-Mobile
    Unknown

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Dispersed
  • Group
  • Cabins
  • Tent Cabin
  • Yurts
  • Equestrian

Features

For Campers

  • Market
  • ADA Access
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Firewood Available
  • Phone Service
  • Reservable
  • WiFi
  • Showers
  • Drinking Water
  • Electric Hookups
  • Toilets
  • Fires

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump

Reviews

3 Reviews of Puskus Lake

Ratings Breakdown

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Natalee F.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed May. 27, 2021

Busier than expected

I camped here just one night in May 2021 on a Saturday, I got there at about 3pm and was the first there but by nightfall every site was full. People stayed quiet with the exception of a 12:30am arrival man who walked onto my site right up to my tent to I guess see if anyone was there?? I’m a solo…

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Month of VisitJune
Justin Y.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed May. 15, 2021

Great hidden spot

We’ve frequented this small space since childhood. It’s very well remote off of HWY 30 in the Holly Springs National Forest.

It’s fairly well patrolled by game wardens and the camping spots are well maintained.

Self check in is handled at the permit box upon turning off the highway. Be mindful…

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Month of VisitOctober
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Reviewed May. 21, 2018

Small and Quiet

This campground is in the middle of Holly Springs National Forest on Puskus Lake. The campground itself is quite small but the camping spaces have a good amount of room to them so you do not feel like you are on top of each other. Additionally, I have never seen more than 5 or 6 different sites…

Month of VisitAugust

Location

Puskus Lake is located in Mississippi

Coordinates

34.43928942 N
89.35227318 W

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About This Campground

Puskus Lake Recreation Area is a fairly remote area for those who do not like the big crowds and do not need modern conveniences.  The visitor will discover a pleasant and quiet environment.  This recreation area surrounds a 96 acre lake stocked with largemouth bass and bluegill with occasional crappie or catfish.  Facilities include 19 campsites, 13 picnic sites, boat ramp, fishing piers, and a 1-mile hiking trail.

Puskus Lake Recreation Area is open year-round unless weather conditions require the area to be closed.  Puskus is a fee area and the fee station is located just beyond the entrance gate.  No attendant will be on duty.  Therefore, users should make sure that they have correct currency before arriving at the recreation area.

Connection Details

We rate connection speeds from campers like you who submit speed tests with Field Reports.

  • Good- 10+Mbps

    Campers can make calls and send texts & emails, watch an HD movie, play multiplayer games, and more.

  • Fair- 3Mbps-10Mbps

    Campers can make calls, send texts & emails, video chat, stream video, and play online games.

  • Poor- 0Mbps-3Mbps

    Campers might be able check email, send texts, and make calls.

  • Available-

    Campers have been able to connect here but we don’t know the quality of the connection.

  • Unknown-

    Connectivity is not known for this campground.

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