The only legal public river side camping available is at
Riverview RV Park and Resort
100 Riverview Pkwy Vidalia LA 71373
Natchez State Park
230 B Wickliff Rd Natchez MS 39120
There are 2 grocery stores within walking distance, less than 2 miles, from the Silver St Boat ramp or the Vidalia Riverpark. 2 WalMarts are also located in the area, Vidalia and Natchez. Each less than 4 miles away.
280 John R Junkin Dr Natchez MS 39120
1703 Carter St Vidalia LA 71373
4283 Carter St Vidalia LA
314 Sgt Prentiss Dr Natchez MS 39120
601-442-2895 Open 24hrs a day
Places to eat
This is a very, very long list. Use the http://visitnatchez.org/about/natchez-visitor-center/ for a very complete guide. A few of the places listed are also listed under the Internet section.
There are 4 places in Natchez under the hill, a very short walk from the ramp, to eat.
Magnolia Bar and Grill (details in Internet Section)
21 Silver St Natchez MS 39120
The Magnolia Bluffs Casino
7 Roth Hill Rd Natchez MS 39120
Isle of Capri Casino
53 Silver St Natchez MS 39120
The choices are pretty vast if you are just looking for a land based place to stay. From inexpensive to quite luxurious, you can find it in Natchez. Use the visit Natchez link for local listings.