****THIS FREE CAMPING SITE NO LONGER ALLOWS CAMPING***
As we trek back to Alabama from the Texas panhandle, Natchez seemed like an easy overnight stop with great amenities. This visitor center overlooks the Mississippi River and is only a mile from the heart of downtown. BUT, best of all, this site offers free electricity!
Here’s the Breakdown:
Location: Natchez, Mississippi
GPS: 31.5543, -91.4131
Date / Temp: We camped for just one night. It was overcast and 80 degrees. The clouds did clear for a beautiful sunset!
Amenities: This site offers tons of amenities. First, they have free 20 & 30 amp electric. There are only two 30A outlets, most are 20. They also offer water & dump. Inside the Visitor Center you can grab a free cup of coffee. Our favorite amenity (besides the electric) is its proximity to downtown.
Wifi / Cell: We received a 4G LTE signal with both AT&T and T-Mobile (using our WeBoost Cell Booster). The speeds were only ok. AT&T SPEEDS: 6.45Mbps down & 1.29Mbps up T-MOBILE SPEEDS: 5.9Mbps down & 0.72Mbps up
Noise: This site had a few other rigs. The road noise was noticeable, but not as load as an interstate.
Dog Friendly: This site is dog friendly. River had a lot of space to play and explore. They also offer free doggy waste bags.
Entertainment: We recommend walking downtown to explore the waterfront, dinning, shops and history. Take advantage of the two day stay limit here, and explore for two whole days!
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