24055 Hwy 80 - PO Box 131, Chunky, MS 39323, US
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Welcome to Chunky River Recreation Trading Post and Campground!

Chunky River Recreation is situated on 20 acres just East of the Town of Chunky along the State designated Scenic Stream.

Where we are located.

Chunky River Recreation Campground and Trading Post is located 1 mile South of I-20 at 24055 Hwy. 80 in Chunky MS. 

The perfect place to spend time with family or friends Camping, Fishing Floating or just maybe a laid back weekend on the Chunky River.

About us

Enjoy Camping along the banks of the Chunky River.

There are 27 total sites available.


On 25 sites we offer 30 amp hookups and water. We have a limited number of 50 amp sites as well. 

(There is NO sewer on the sites along or near the river).


We offer 2 sites with full hookups: water, 50 amp power and sewer. 

Enjoy Kayaking the Chunky River with Stuckey Bridge Kayak Rentals. The "Original" outfitters of the Chunky and Upper Chickasawhay River, serving floaters since 2006.

Contact, Wayne Smith 601-481-4210  or Peter Russell 601-480-3553.  They are located here at Chunky River Recreation Trading Post or call us at 601-480-3045 and we will get you in touch with them. We offer both double and single kayak's.

The Trading Post

Stop by and visit the Trading Post for Ice, Drinks, Chips, Snacks and basic camping needs.

Also enjoy a little time in one of our rocking chairs on the front porch while eating your ice cream! 

Signs of Faith Wood Shop

We make custom clocks, signs and plaques. Call us at the Trading Post (601-480-3045) about your custom sign or plaque needs.

Once again, we offer the following,

The Trading Post offers basic Camping and Fishing needs.

Kayak Rentals on site with Stuckey Bridge Kayak Rentals.

And finally there are 25 campground sites available, 2 sites with full hookups (50 amp) for overnight camping for travelers to get off the road and take a break in Chunky MS. 1 mile South of I-20 located at 24055 Hwy. 80. Chunky, MS is 13 miles West of Meridian on US Hwy. 80.


Events

We Shall Gather at the River

 Bluegrass Gospel Singing

Sponsors this year are:

Trax Plus

Edward Jones

J.H. O'Neil Monument Co.

Saturday, October 20th, 2018

Food, Fun and Fellowship for all!

11:00 am - 2:30 pm

Located on the river down in the campground. No admission fee, donations accepted.

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Saturday, October 20th, 2018

Food, Fun and Fellowship for all!

This years Lineup will consist of:

  •  Leipers Fork Bluegrass Group
  • The Pilgrim Family
  •  The Archie Family

BRING YOUR LAWN CHAIRS!!

11:00 am - 2:30 pm

Located on the river down in the campground. No admission fee, donations accepted.

Cornhole Tournament

3:30 pm - Finish time depends on Number of Teams

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Cornhole Tournament

Entry Fee will be $5.00 per team.

There will be 1st and 2nd place prizes awarded.

3:30 pm - Finish time depends on Number of Teams

Our Sponsors

Contact Us

Drop us a line!

Hope to See Ya Soon. Thanks for Stopping by!

Chunky River Recreation is a Family owned and operated business. We are thankful to have the opportunity to meet and serve your Camping and Floating needs!

Chunky River Recreation

24055 Hwy. 80 or PO Box 131, Chunky, MS 39323

(601) 480-3045

Hours (Different for Fall and Winter)