Active Advisories

May 17, 2017 until further notice

The following areas are temporarily closed due to flood cleanup:

-- campground 1
-- visitor center
-- Shut-Ins Trail
-- Mudlick Hollow Area. The remainder of the Mudlick Trail system is open; trail users are advised to be aware of occasional obstacles such as downed trees and minor erosion.
-- Shut-Ins Gate Road (past Cabin 1)
-- showerhouse 1

Campers with reservations for April 27 through May 18 and campers with reservations in Campground 1 for May 19 through May 25 will be contacted regarding this situation.

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 .....