Active Advisories

Dec 15, 2018 until further notice

The park is temporarily closed...

Dec 13, 2018 - Dec 24, 2018

All state park and state historic site offices, visitor centers and museums will be closed...

Dec 10, 2018 - Dec 28, 2018

The Swimming Deer Trail will be temporarily closed beginning...

Jun 30, 2017 until further notice

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

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. ...

Jan 28, 2013 until further notice

Missouri’s forests are being threatened and you can help protect them. The emerald ash borer (EAB), an exotic beetle that has killed millions of ash trees in the northern, central and eastern United States, has been found in Missouri. The spread of EAB and other destructive forest pests has been .....