The Natchez Trace

The Sunken Trace

Day 41: Saturday, September 22, 2001

The trail is a little sunken, but the Sunken Trace near Port Gibson, south of Jackson, Mississippi is much more dramatic.

Red Mushroom

Mossy Pathway

The green patches in the middle of the trail indicate the abundant moisture that lingers.

Which way to go?

We soon lost our way, and couldn't decide which way the main trail went.

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Page last updated May 6, 2002.