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Quality of Life in Yalobusha County

Quality of Life: Recreation

Yalobusha County has a lot to offer those interested in family fun, outdoor recreation, and arts and cultural activities.

Those interested in bird watching, hunting, fishing, wildlife observation, leisure boating, water skiing, public tennis courts, golf, camping, biking, trail rides, and rodeos can find the perfect place in Yalobusha County, Mississippi.


Located in Water Valley, Mississippi, at the Illinois Central Railroad Depot, the Casey Jones Museum commemorates the train wreck that occurred on April 29, 1900, in Vaughan, Mississippi. Learn more about Casey Jones, a former resident of Water Valley, and that historical event by visiting the museum, which boasts rail samples, photographs, and other railroad artifacts.