Active Advisories

Nov 17, 2020 - Dec 12, 2020

Beginning Dec. 7, 2020, and ending on the morning of Dec. 12, 2020, all areas past the North Day-Use Area at Johnson’s Shut-Ins State Park will be closed for ...

Dec 31, 2019 until further notice

Moving firewood throughout the state of Missouri can unintentionally put our trees, and the woodlands and forests they create, at risk...

Jun 30, 2017 until further notice

Taking some simple precautions can help keep ticks off your body during your next outdoor adventure!

Dec 29, 2014 until further notice

While pets are allowed in most outdoor areas of the park, they are not allowed on the trail to the shut-ins. When in allowed areas, pets and their owners must comply with standard rules.

Dec 29, 2014 until further notice

Food and disposable containers are not allowed on the trail to the shut-ins. This includes disposable drink containers. Please plan ahead to have a non-disposable drinking water container with you for your trip.

Apr 15, 2013 until further notice

White-nose syndrome, a fungus that is fatal to bats but does not affect humans, is found throughout the eastern United States and Canada. ...