Active Advisories

Nov 14, 2017 - Jan 2, 2018

The following parks will be closed on the specified dates below for managed deer hunts:


Date Closed

Knob Noster State Park

Dec. 9-10, 2017**

Mark Twain State Park

Jun 30, 2017 until further notice

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

Feb 24, 2017 until further notice

The vault toilet located in the special use camping area is temporarily closed until further notice.  A portable toilet has been made available for users of the special use camping area. 

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 .....