Hernando Point Campground and Camping

Fishing Hot Spots near Hernando Point Campground

  "fished the entire lake with a buddy of mine for about 4 hours and caught several bream and a few..." Hornor Neck

  "Catfishing is good with stink bait and chicken liver...." Storm Creek Lake

  "Bass fishing is excellent in the mornings and late evening on watermelon and plum colored worms...." Bear Creek Lake

About the Campground

The Hernando Point Recreation Area is located on the east side of Arkabutla Lake, five miles south of Hernando, MS or three miles north of Coldwater, MS. This campground offers 83 campsites and a trailer dump station. The nearby day use area includes one picnic shelter, playground, boat ramp, and numerous picnic tables. Visitors enjoy outdoor recreational activities such as camping, fishing, boating, swimming, biking and spending a relaxing day taking in all that nature has to offer. Bring your family to Arkabutla Lake to enjoy the great outdoors.

Services & Amenities

Within Facility
  • Accessible Campsite
  • Accessible Restroom
  • Boat Launch Ramp
  • Designated Swimming Beach
  • Dump Station
  • Flush Toilet
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Playground
  • Potable Water
  • Showers


Peak Season
Mar 01 2010 -
Oct 31 2010
Non Peak Season
Nov 01 2010 -
Feb 28 2011
Peak Season
Mar 01 2011 -
Oct 31 2011

Alerts and Important Information Reservations must be made at least 3 days in advance. The campground is open year round. Sites are $18-20 per night March 1 - Oct 31 and $16-18 per night Nov 1- Feb 28. Check-in time is 6pm check-out time is 4pm.

Campground Contact Information

Open From: Jun 17 2010 to Jun 14 2011
Reservation Phone: 877-444-6777
Campground Reservations: Hernando Point
Campground Phone: 662-562-6261
Customer Service Phone:888-445-1474
Backcountry Permits Phone: 877-550-6777

Hernando, MS

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More About Hernando Point Campground

Hernando Point is a campground located in Hernando, Mississippi. This is a US Forest Service campground. All reservations can be made by calling 1-877-444-6777.

To find this campground check the map shown above, or enter -90.06889 latitude, and -90.06889 longitude into your GPS device.

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