at Cuivre River State Park

a family setting up their tentCuivre River State Park offers reservable basic, electric and sewer/electric/water campsites, an equestrian campground, three organized group camps and a special-use camping area. Try one of the park's family campsites for a little extra space or a platform tent site for a unique camping experience.

You are now able to reserve your Missouri State Parks campsite up to 12 months in advance, expanding from the previous six-month window. To make a reservation or view campsites details, photos and availability, go to the reservation website by clicking the "Make a Reservation" link below and start planning your trip today. Reservations may also be made by calling toll free 877-ICampMO (877-422-6766). Printable campground maps are available for your reference by clicking the "Map" links.

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Individual Campground Information


Available Dates

Showers/Water Available


Types of Sites

Campground 1 (Map)
Year-round Apr 15-Oct 31 Year-round Basic, Electric, Sewer/Electric/Water*, Family, Walk-in, Platform Tent**

Campground Amenities (Click here for a guide to the symbols.)
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Equestrian Campground (Map)
Year-round Apr 15-Oct 31 Year-round Basic, Electric

Campground Amenities (Click here for a guide to the symbols.)
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*50-amp electric sites available.
**During the off-season (Nov. 1 to April 14), the tents are removed from the platform tent sites. The sites may still be reserved, but users will need to bring their own tent.

Important Camping Information:
  • The campgrounds are fully reservable. Reservable sites may be available on a walk-up registration basis if the site is not reserved. Before occupying a site, check with the park staff or follow the directions on the posted card or signs.
  • During the on-season, firewood and ice can be purchased daily during check station hours.
  • During the off-season (Nov. 1 through April 14), firewood can be purchased through the campground host or at the park office. Ice is not available for purchase during the off-season.
  • Occupants of the Equestrian Campground must camp with a horse.
  • During the off-season, potable water is available from the frost-free spigot at Campsite 69. 
  • Campers planning to carry in firewood must comply with current firewood advisories.
  • Eight walk-in campsites are available for reservation. These are suitable only for tent camping.
  • Camping is limited to any 15 days within a 30-consecutive-day period at any one park or historic site.
Campground Gate Information

The campground gate closes at 10 p.m. in the on-season and at 8 p.m. during the off-season. Campers need to be sure to arrive prior to gate closure time.

Other Types of Camping Areas Available in the Park:

Organized group camps

Special-use camping area