Grenada Lake, on the Yalobusha and Skuna Rivers, is one of four Flood Damage Reduction reservoirs in North Mississippi, Grenada, Sardis, Arkabutla, and Enid Lakes. During the summer from May to August at 215 feet above sea level, the lake contains 35,820 acres of water and has approximately 148 shoreline miles.
The lake is home to the "Thunder on Water" festival held annually in June. A visitor center, fitness trail and tennis courts are just some of the recreation opportunities located on the lake in addition to camping, boating and picnicking facilities. Civil War redoubts are located on Grenada Lake project lands and Civil War reenactments take place here.
Location: 3 mi E of Grenada, MS on MS 8