The Veteran's Memorial Picnic Area will be closed on June 30 from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. This will be the electronics recycling location for the Waste Free at Washington State Park event.
The Big River Day Use Area and Shelter #2 will be temporarily closed on Sat., July 28 at 8 p.m. due to a special event.
The area will reopen on Sun., July 29 at 7 a.m.
For the 2018 Season, Missouri Park Adventures will operate cabin check-in and watercraft rentals from the swimming pool building at Washington State Park. Thunderbird Lodge will be temporarily closed while a restoration project gets underway.
Cabin guests and float reservations can contact Missouri Park Adventures by phone at 636-586-2995 for more information. They may also be reached through their website www.missouriparkadventures.com
Due to a special event, the Petroglyph site will be closed beginning at 6 p.m. Aug. 11, 2018 through 10 a.m., Aug. 12, 2018.
Taking some simple precautions can help keep ticks off your body during your next outdoor adventure!
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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 .....