Wildflower Scavenger Hunt

4/1/2022 to 4/30/2022 | Sam A. Baker State Park | Patterson, MO

The St. Francois Mountains are coming alive with vibrant color and beauty. Awake to spring by taking a leisurely stroll along the popular Shut-ins Trail and search for wildflowers along the way. This activity is the perfect way to learn about Missouri's native flora while staying safe and having a blast while doing it! So, gather up your family and friends and head out for this adventure!

Wildflower Scavenger Hunts will be available throughout April and can be picked up at the visitor center during open hours. Please do not pick the flowers or wander off the trail. The Shut-Ins Trail trailhead is located near the park store.  

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Sam A. Baker State Park is located at:

5580 State Highway 143, Patterson, MO | 573-856-4411

Associated activities

  • Hiking
  • Interpretive Programs