Campfire ban issued at Natchez Trace Parkway

TUPELO, Miss. — The National Park Service is implementing a ban on campfires and charcoal use at Natchez Trace Parkway due to the current drought and high fire danger.Effective immediately, all campfires and charcoal use are banned on parkway property, including the developed campgrounds... Read More.

Natchez Trace Parkway wins National Byway Award

The National Scenic Byway Foundation congratulates the Natchez Trace Parkway as the winner of our 2023 Byway Organization Award for Communication. This is one of the Foundation’s eight national awards presented annually.The Natchez Trace Compact (NTC) represents the Parkway across three states. NTC is... Read More.

Trees Down on Natchez Trace Parkway

The Natchez Trace Parkway released this statement earlier regarding downed trees on the trace due to severe weather and high winds:"We have received reports that there is a tree blocking the roadway near milepost 152, just south of Holy Hill and Kosciusko. This surely... Read More.