This recreation site lies beside a seven acre lake at the southern end of the Tuxachanie National Recreation Hiking Trail and serves as a camp for trail users. This is an abandoned World War II German Prisoner of War camp and Navy rifle range; the old ammunition bunkers are still present. This rustic area provides primitive camping, fishing and hiking. The lake provides fishing opportunities for bass, bream, white perch, and catfish. There are no restrooms or drinking water. No user fees are charged.
Handicapped Accessibility: The area has flat terrain with gentle slopes. The lake has foot access only. This area is not wheelchair accessible.
Directions from Wiggins: Take Highway 49 south to Saucier. Take Highway 67 east to four-way intersection; take County Road 402 (Bethel Road) approximately four miles to the P.O.W. Camp.