Active Advisories

Mar 17, 2015 - Apr 14, 2015

Due to wet conditions, Four Winds Trail is partially closed to equestrian and bicycle use until April 15.  The affected section is from the equestrian trailhead at Hwy. 134 northeast one mile to the junction of the North and South loops. The trail remains open for hiking.

Mar 13, 2015 until further notice

The boat ramp at Public Beach #1 is temporarily closed due to low lake level.  All other park boat ramps remain open.

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 .....