Mississippi has developed a heritage trails program to highlight places of interest and historic significance to Mississippi’s diverse culture. Throughout the Delta you will find dozens of Mississippi Blues Trail markers from Memphis Minnie just outside of Walls to Willie Dixon’s hometown of Vicksburg. The Mississippi Country Music Trail celebrates the lives of Mississippians who left their legacies in country music. The Mississippi Mound Trail sites mark centers of social and political authority of Mississippi’s Native Americans. The Mississippi Freedom Trail honors those who fought for the Civil Rights of all Mississippians. The Tamale Trail (yep, we’ve got one!) has many delicious stops as you see where the backroads take you in the Mississippi Delta. Check out the Mississippi River in this itinerary.