Active Advisories

Jul 3, 2015 until further notice

Portions of the upper day-use area on the Hermitage side of the park remain flooded.

Jul 2, 2015 - Sep 30, 2015

The current status of all designated swimming beaches in Missouri State Parks can be found on the Beach Status page.

Jul 1, 2015 until further notice

The following campsites in Hermitage Campground are temporarily closed due to flooding.

-- sites H408-H412, H416

Jun 1, 2015 until further notice

The boat ramp in Hermitage Campground is temporarily closed due to flooding. All other boat ramps in the park remain open for use.

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 .....