Tupelo, MS Paving Project Closure and Detour

The first phase of paving between mileposts 257 and 262.5 began on July 19, 2021.
During phase one of paving (estimated to last 2 to 3 months) the south bound on ramp to the Natchez Trace Parkway from Mississippi Hwy 178 (McCullough Blvd) will be closed.

Click here for more info and a map and directions for both the Marked Detour Route and an Alternate Bicycle Route.

MS Hwy 178 (McCullough Blvd)
Milepost 262.5

Mississippi Highway 178 / McCullough Blvd accesses the Natchez Trace Parkway at milepost 262.5. This exit is located in Tupelo, Mississippi.

Nearby services include markets/gas stations and restaurants 2 miles east of the Trace.

Featured Nearby Points of Interest


The map below shows the Mississippi Highway 178 / McCullough Blvd access / exit to the Natchez Trace Parkway and also nearby attractions, towns and bed and breakfasts.


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