2405 S. Frontage Rd.
Meridian, MS 39301
Phone: (601) 693-9393
Fax: (601) 693-9393x100
With its tranquil lakes and lush landscape, the Bonita Lakes Park is a great place to unwind, reconnect with nature, and let the stresses of city life melt away. The park offers numerous opportunities for outdoor activities like horse-back riding, boating, fishing and hiking, while the wooded landscape is riddled with several rewarding trails that will challenge and delight. Sheltered picnic spots are available as well if you would like to take a break and enjoy a meal as you admire the azure sky reflected on the mirror like surface of the lake. Stay for sunset and you may just be treated to the brilliant light show that ensues when the rays of the setting sun set the sky and waters ablaze with spellbinding hues of red, orange and gold. Whether you are looking for a day of challenging outdoor fun, or a place to simply relax amidst nature, the Bonita Lakes Park has something for everyone.
Dunn's Falls is a lovely wildlife refuge and an important piece of the region's industrial history. This magnificent waterfall once powered the Carroll-Richardson Gristmill. Although no longer functional, this historic gristmill still stands and is open for tours. Visually stunning in its pristine beauty, the Dunn's Falls park also offers visitors an opportunity to enjoy a host fun outdoor activities like swimming, hiking and camping. Picnic spots are available as well for day visitors who would like to enjoy a meal beside the soothing sounds of the babbling waterfall.The park is open seasonally so be sure to check their website before planning a visit.