Kids to Parks Day

5/20/2023 | Bennett Spring State Park | Lebanon, MO

Celebrate Kids to Parks Day at Bennett Spring State Park.

From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., hands-on activities will be available in the nature center.

At 10 a.m., park staff will lead a beginner-level hike on Oak-Hickory Trail. Oak-Hickory Trail is a 0.3-mile loop behind the nature center that has a set of outdoor stairs and a gentle grade up and along the hillside. Participants will learn signage and hiking and safety tips while experiencing nature. All ages are welcome. An American Sign Language interpreter will be present during the hike.

At 2 p.m., there will be an outdoor fish and mammal maze for those who would like to learn how to better identify nature.

Event Time: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

This event is being held in conjunction with the National Park Trust's Kids to Parks Day. For more information about Kids to Parks Day and to see a complete list of associated events at Missouri State Parks, click here.

Bennett Spring State Park is located at:

26250 Highway 64A, Lebanon, MO | 417-532-4338

Associated activities

  • Hiking
  • Interpretive Programs