General Jackson Interpretive Trail


This is a short 1/4 mile loop trail interpreting the history of General Andrew Jackson’s march along the Old Federal Road, from Mobile, AL to New Orleans, LA, during the War of 1812.  Only foot travel is permitted on the trail.

General Jackson Interpretive Trail is open year-round unless weather conditions require the trail to be closed.  No user fees required.

At a Glance

Fees No fees required.
Open Season: Open year-round
Restrictions: Only foot travel is permitted on the trail.
Closest Towns: Hattiesburg, MS 
Janice, MS

General Information


This interpretive trail is fairly accessible.


Take HWY 49 to Brooklyn, MS, then take County Road 301 east of Janice, MS. Turn south on State Road 29 for 3 miles.

General Notes:

Located south of Hattiesburg, MS near Janice, MS.


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