Twilight Trek and Taste

4/27/2019 | Washington State Park | De Soto, MO

Come enjoy the annual Twilight Trek and Taste! This event will begin with a guided lantern-led twilight hike on the base of 1000 Step Trail guided by Washington State Park interpretive staff.  At the end of the hike, guests will arrive at shelter #2/Big River Day-Use Area shelter, where they will sample hors d'oeuvres.  Guests will also receive complimentary wine tastings from local wineries, including Edg-Clif Vineyards and Bardenheier Wine Cellars.  Additional purchases from the local wineries and food purchases are optional. 

There are a limited number of spots available for this event and reservations are required to participate.  Reservations must be made at the park office by calling 636-586-5768 or in person.  A non-refundable reservation fee of $5 per person is due at time of reservation.  Reservations will be accepted beginning on Jan. 28, 2019.  All attendees must be 21 years of age or older. 

The hike on the base of 1000 Step Trail is approximately 0.5 mile long on natural surface with some moderate difficulty. Guests participating are asked to bring a flashlight or battery operated lantern for the hike and to dress accordingly for this outdoor experience.  For more information about this event, please contact the park office. Click here to read the news release. 

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

Event times: 6:30 p.m. - 10 p.m.
13041 State Hwy. 104, De Soto, MO | (636) 586-5768

Associated activities

  • Hiking