When you turn onto Road 221, drive slowly and watch for our signs. At the beginning of the season (May) we will be at the far South end of the road. Later in the season (June) we will be at the North end of the road, only about 1/2 mile into the road.Slow down and watch for the signs. Thank you.
27075 Road 221, Picayune MS (IF this does not bring up the map, change the town to "perkinston")
From the Mississippi Gulf Coast
(Take I-10 westbound to Exit 20/DeLisle. Turn right onto Kiln DeLisle Rd. Go roughly 8 miles to MS-603 N. Turn right onto MS-603 N. Go about 1.4 miles and turn left onto MS-43 N. Go 7.4 miles and turn right onto Leetown Rd. Follow Leetown Rd about 5.7 miles to a stoplight and turn right onto Caesar Necaise Rd. Go through the barricades about half mile. We are BEFORE the bridge out.) Turn right onto Road 221. Drive slowly and watch for signs.
From Hattiesburg & Poplarville
Take I-59 S to Exit 10/Carriere. Go left under the Interstate bridge onto West Union Rd. Go 8 miles. (Go through the barricade. We are BEFORE the bridge out). Turn right onto Road 221. Drive slowly and watch for signs.
Take MS-43 S past Walmart about 1 mile. Turn left onto Caesar Road (in front of the radio station). Go 5.8 miles and turn right at the Dollar General onto West Union Rd.Go 4.5 miles and turn right onto Road 221. (Go ahead through the barricades. We are BEFORE the bridge out). Drive slowly and watch for signs.
Go east on I-10 towards Slidell. Take I-59 N (sign says To Hattiesburg) into Mississippi. Get off at Exit 4/Picayune Kiln. Merge onto MS-43 S and follow the directions above, listed for Picayune.
North on Hwy 603. Turn left onto Hwy 43(towards Picayune) by the Farm Bureau office at the Kiln. Go about 7.4 miles. Turn right onto Leetown Rd. Go about 5.5 miles to the stoplight. Turn right onto Caesar Necaise Rd. Go through the barricades, about 1/2 mile, and turn right onto Rd 221. (We are BEFORE the bridge out.) Drive slowly and watch for signs.
Not Recommended: Hwy 53 from Gulfport/Poplarville. There is a bridge out/detour on Caesar Necaise Rd, between Hwy 603 and the farm. GPT: Take I-10 west to Exit 20/Delisle instead. Poplarville: Take I-59 south to Exit 10/Carriere.
Especially don't take this detour if you plan to return home in the dark, and are unfamiliar with that area. This detour sucks.