Active Advisories

Apr 22, 2015 until further notice

The section of 1000 Step Trail from the CCC restroom to the intersection with the access trail near the park office is closed until further notice to allow for trail maintenance. Hikers can still complete the trail loop, connecting with Hwy. 104 at the CCC restroom and hiking to the interpretive building to reconnect to the trail.

Apr 15, 2013 until further notice

White-nose syndrome, a fungus that is fatal to bats but does not affect humans, is found throughout the eastern United States and Canada. ...

Jan 28, 2013 until further notice

Missouri’s forests are being threatened and you can help protect them. The emerald ash borer (EAB), an exotic beetle that has killed millions of ash trees in the northern, central and eastern United States, has been found in Missouri. The spread of EAB and other destructive forest pests has been .....