Description - *This information provided by The Mississippi Wildlife Fisheries and Parks*
Copyright: - Mississippi State Parks
- Winterville Mounds State Park is the site of one of the largest Indian Mound groups in the Mississippi Valley. The Indian Mounds are believed to be the ceremonial site of the predecessors of the Choctaw and Chickasaw. There is also a museum.
Recreation - Recreational activities include viewing the historical site and picnicking.
Climate - Mississippi generally has a temperate climate, with cool winters and warm, humid summers. Freezing temperatures are possible in the winter. Thunderstorms and are possible throughout the year but most common in the spring and summer. Tropical storms occasionally strike the coast during the hurricane season.
The park is located 3 miles north of Greenville on Mississippi Hwy. 1.