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Picnic Area/Shelter

at Hawn State Park

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picnic tablea nd grill on a concete slab under the shade of lots of trees

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Relax with an afternoon picnic at one of 30 picnic sites nestled under the pine trees.

Picnic Shelter

An open picnic shelter, approximately 100-person occupancy, can be reserved for $50 per day. The shelter includes an outdoor barbecue grill and picnic tables. It has water and a vault toilet nearby, but does not have electricity.

Shelter Reservations

To reserve the shelter or check for availability, visit our reservation page* or contact the park at 573-883-3603. If not reserved, the shelter may be used on a first-come, first-served basis at no charge.

*Shelters can be reserved online from 30 days to 12 months in advance of the day of use. Reservations for arrival dates less than 30 days out can be made only by contacting the park.


A playground is located in the picnic area.