Tupelo, MS Paving Project Closure and Detour

The first phase of paving between mileposts 257 and 262 began on July 19, 2021.
During phase one of paving (estimated to last 2 to 3 months) the on ramps to the Natchez Trace Parkway from Cliff Gookin Boulevard will be closed.

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

Cliff Gookin Boulevard accesses the Natchez Trace Parkway at milepost 259. This exit is located in Tupelo, Mississippi.

The map below shows the Cliff Gookin Boulevard access / exit to the Natchez Trace Parkway and also nearby attractions, towns and bed and breakfasts.

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