First Day Hikes

Celebrate the beginning of 2019 by taking a guided hike in a Missouri state park on Jan. 1, 2019. Start a new tradition with your friends and family as you get some healthy exercise and enjoy the great outdoors. First Day Hikes are promoted by America’s State Parks and you will be joining hikers from all 50 states. For more information, click here.

You have many First Day Hikes to choose from in Missouri State Parks. Click on the park/historic site name for more information about specific hikes.

Park/Historic Site

Meeting Location


Arrow Rock State Historic Site, Arrow Rock Visitor Center 8 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Crowder State Park, Trenton Shelter 3 Parking Lot 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Graham Cave State Park, Danville Lower Picnic Area Shelter House 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
Meramec State Park, Sullivan Visitor Center Noon - 2:30 p.m.
Stockton State Park, Dadeville Umber Ridge Trail Trailhead 1 p.m.
Table Rock State Park, Branson White River Valley Trail Trailhead 1 10 a.m. - Noon
Wallace State Park, Cameron Campground Showerhouse Parking Lot 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.