Tupelo, MS Paving Project Closure and Detour

The second phase of paving between mileposts 262.5 and 266.1 began on October 11, 2021.
During phase two of paving (estimated to last 2 months) the on ramp to the Natchez Trace Parkway from Mississippi Highway 178 (McCullough Blvd) will be closed heading north on the parkway. You will be able to travel south on the parkway from the on ramp.

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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