Black Bayou Nature Trail

  • Watch out for Blue Jays (Cyanocitta cristata) along the trail.


Bird Watching

Dogs Yes

Fall Foliage

1.5 (miles)



Minimal (Elev. Δ - ft)


Black Bayou Nature Trail is an easy hike Leroy Percy State Park near Jackson, Mississippi. This trail is great for those hiking with small children and is dog friendly. Your furry kids have to be on leash. The park website says "the Black Bayou Trail goes through the bayou area of the park and offers views of moss-laden oaks and the oxbow bends of the bayou." here is camping available in Leroy Percy State Park.


Leroy Percy is the oldest of the Mississippi's State Parks.

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Entrance and Camping Fees
Contact: Leroy Percy State Park 1400 Hwy 12 W Hollandale, MS 38748

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Wildlife on this Trail

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