Weekend Events

8/25/2017 to 8/26/2017 | Washington State Park | De Soto, MO

  • 7 p.m. - Critters of Missouri - Campground Amphitheater
    Join Washington State Park interpretive staff to learn all about the critters that call Missouri home.
  • 2 p.m. - Petroglyph and Glade Tour – Petroglyph Site
    This guided interpretive walk highlights two of Washington State Park's unique features. The walk begins with a tour of the ancient Native American rock carvings and will then venture out onto the glade, where visitors will learn about life on this landscape. 
  • 4 p.m. -  How Many Bears? – Campground Amphitheater
    How many bears can live in this forest?  Learn what it takes for a forest to support such large mammals as the black bear in this fun and active game.
  • 7 p.m. -  Bear Aware – Campground Amphitheater
    As black bears make a comeback to Missouri, there are certain precautions to take when enjoying the outdoors. Support black bears and stay safe with these tips from Washington State Park interpretive staff.
  • 7 a.m. - Bird Walk – Campground Showerhouse
    Join Washington State Park Interpretive Staff for this bird walk. This walk will cover approximately one mile over moderately difficulty trails. Binoculars are encouraged.
  • 8 a.m. -  Nature Hour – Campground Showerhouse
    Join Washington State Park interpretive staff for fun and informative nature hour.

All events last approximately one hour and are weather and conditions permitting and subject to change.

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

Associated activities

  • Interpretive Programs