Picnic Areas

at Sam A. Baker State Park

Get your family or a group of friends together under one of the park's three picnic shelters. They can be reserved for $50 each per day. If not reserved, the shelters are available at no charge on a first-come, first-served basis. One shelter is located in the main day-use area and the other two are north of the Big Creek bridge (available May 15 through Oct. 31). Occupancy is 75 people per shelter. To reserve a shelter, please call the park office at 573-856-4411.

There is a playground located at the day-use area.