Bear Creek Outcropping Trail

MODERATE 35 reviews
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Bear Creek Outcropping Trail is a 3.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Dennis, Mississippi that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from September until June.

DISTANCE
3.6 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
403 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

camping

fishing

hiking

nature trips

rock climbing

walking

forest

river

views

waterfall

wild flowers

wildlife

rocky

scramble

Scenic views in Appalachian foothills, abundant in natural beauty. A unique landscape of massive rock formations, fern-filled crevices found nowhere else in Mississippi. 3.5-mile Bear Creek Outcropping Trail beginning at 200' swinging bridge; cliffs, outcroppings, and overhangs.

hiking
25 days ago

easy-to-follow well-marked Trail. A few spots were tough on my knees, but overall not too bad. Waterfall was not very big today.

hiking
1 month ago

1 month ago

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1 month ago

We really enjoyed the hike. Path was clearly marked.

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1 month ago

2 months ago

hiking
2 months ago

Enjoyed the hike. The hike wasn't very difficult. The waterfall and swinging bridge were great. Also, the trail was well marked!

hiking
2 months ago

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2 months ago

3 months ago

Amazing waterfalls well marked trails awesome rock formations. Much more than I expected. Really an awesome place. Be sure to do the bridge.

3 months ago

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4 months ago

hiking
4 months ago

One of the best hikes in Mississippi. You won't be disappointed!

hiking
5 months ago

Great day hike with family

6 months ago

6 months ago

hiking
7 months ago

Very nice and pretty place. We have missed waterfall and some part. But we will be back soon to have more of it.

7 months ago

great trail

11 months ago

hiking
11 months ago

Easy hike. Gorgeous rock formations. Fresh springs and a waterfall to cool yourself off in this Mississippi heat. You can't ask for any better.