Active Advisories

Aug 1, 2015 - Aug 31, 2015

Due to our agreement with the Missouri State Fairgrounds for the use of the parking lot, the equestrian parking area at the Sedalia Fairgrounds will be closed during the month of August.

Jul 30, 2015 until further notice

Riparian Trail is temporarily closed due to flooding.

Jul 29, 2015 until further notice

Trail users should be alert to workers and small construction equipment on the trail near MM 229.5 (in Sedalia).  A trail spur is being constructed at that location.

Jul 26, 2015 until further notice

Park trails are temporarily closed to equestrian and bicycle use due to muddy conditions. The soonest they may reopen is Aug. 5.

Jul 13, 2015 until further notice

The following areas are closed due to high lake levels:

-- campsites 274, 276 and 278
-- one picnic site below Table Rock Lakeshore Trail

Parking in the marina area remains limited; overflow vehicles are parking at the south entrance and visitors are being shuttled to the marina.

Jul 13, 2015 until further notice

The following areas are temporarily closed due to flooding and flood damage:

-- Agate Lake Trail
-- Jasper Lake Trail
-- campsite 24
-- some of the day-use area facilities

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 until further notice

The following areas are affected by recent storms:

-- River Cave Day-Use Area has several downed trees and a lot of mud coverage. Park users should avoid that area.
-- River Cave Overlook
-- Dolomite Trail

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

Jun 26, 2015 until further notice

While the phone system is being upgraded,  there is temporarily only one phone line open to receive calls.  Should you get a busy signal, please try your call again later.  We apologize for this inconvenience and appreciate your patience.

Jun 26, 2015 until further notice

All three boat ramps in the park are temporarily closed due to high lake levels.

Jun 20, 2015 until further notice

The following areas are temporarily closed due to high lake levels:

-- lower boat launch/picnic area road
-- campsites 26-28, 32-35, 36-43, 45

The high water boat launch by the contact station remains open, however, parking is limited.

Jun 17, 2015 until further notice

Hwy. 94 between Terry Rd. and Schluersburg Rd. in St. Charles Co. will be closed for construction beginning June 29. The trail and Matson Trailhead (MM 60.6) will remain open, however, there will be no vehicle access to the trailhead for the duration of the project. Construction is anticipated to be completed in September.

Jun 10, 2015 until further notice

The park is temporarily closed due to flooding.