Take a Hike Weekend

6/2/2017 to 6/3/2017 | Washington State Park | De Soto, MO

Friday:

7 p.m. Parktionary - Campground Amphitheater  (approximately 1 hour)

  • What do you know about your park? Join Washington State Park interpretive staff for this twist on a classic family game.
Saturday:

10 a.m. National Trails Day Hike - Oppossum Track Trail Trailhead  (approximately 3 hours)

  • Join Washington State Park interpretive staff in celebration of National Trails Day with a hike on the 2.5-mile Oppossum Track Trail. This guided hike will highlight natural features of the trail and Washington State Park. The trail is of moderate difficulty. 

2 p.m. National Trails Day Park History Stroll - Thunderbird Lodge  (approximately 1 hour)

  • Take a stroll through history on National Trails Day!  Washington State Park interpretive staff will lead a guided 1-mile hike along the lower section of the 1000 Step Trail. This hike will feature the cultural and natural highlights of the Big River floodplain and Washington State Park. The trail is of moderate difficulty on natural and paved surface.

All events are weather and conditions permitting and subject to change.

This event is being held in conjunction with National Trails Day, sponsored by the American Hiking Society. Click here for more information and other related events throughout Missouri state parks.

13041 State Hwy. 104, De Soto, MO | (636) 586-5768

Associated activities

  • Hiking