Turkey Fork Campground & Recreational Area

Turkey Fork Campground & Recreational Area

The Turkey Fork Recreation Area location is in Richton, Mississippi 39476. This page provides detailed contact information for this campground location including the campground phone number, office hours, reservation information and driving directions.

If you have any questions about the Turkey Fork Recreation Area facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

746 Turkey Fork Road

Richton, Mississippi

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Campground information for Turkey Fork Richton, Mississippi


Turkey Fork Camping & Recreation Area is the most popular recreation area on the DeSoto National Forest and one of the most visited outdoor recreation areas in south Mississippi, offering three bathhouses, a picnic area, two swim areas, a boat ramp, a floating pier, 20 RV campsites, and 8 primitive camping sites, which surround a 240-acre lake

The lake is stocked with catfish, bass, and bluegill. Recreational opportunities at Turkey Fork include fishing, water sports, camping, picnicking, and hiking. With all these opportunities, a visit to Turkey Fork Camping Recreation Area will provide its visitors with an enjoyable outdoor experience and memories to take home.


Turkey Fork is a popular recreation destination offering premier fishing, camping, picnicking and water-sports activities, such as swimming and skiing.

It has a boat ramp, floating dock, two swim areas, and three bathhouses. The 240 acre lake stocked with bass, crappie, and bluegill. Day use visitors will find secluded picnicking sites located near the beach. A ¾ mile hiking trail connects the day use area to the camping area.


The campground has six RV campsites available for reservation. Additional RV campsites are available on a first-come, first served basis. Each campsite has water and electric hookups, picnic table, and fire-ring with grill. Flush toilets, and showers is available at the campground bathhouse. A campground host is on-site.

Natural Features

Turkey Fork Camping & Recreation Area is built around the 240-acre Turkey Fork Reservoir.

Frequently Asked Questions About 746 Turkey Fork Road Richton, MS

How do I make a reservation with Turkey Fork Recreation Area?

To make reservations at Turkey Fork Recreation Area, you can call the office at 601-428-0594.

Where is Turkey Fork Recreation Area located?

The Turkey Fork Recreation Area is located at 746 Turkey Fork Road in Richton, Mississippi. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Turkey Fork Recreation Area have tent or RV camping?

Turkey Fork Recreation Area offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at 601-428-0594 to make sure things haven’t changed.

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