Sycamore Shelter (Shelter #1)

at Crowder State Park

To reserve this shelter, visit our reservation page, or contact the park to check for availability by calling 660-359-6473.

exterior of picnic shelter

Shelter Amenities
  • 10 picnic tables
  • Grill(s)
  • Length x width: 25' x 40'
  • Maximum occupancy: 50
  • Vault toilet
  • Water hydrant

For more information about the park's picnic areas, click here.

picnic tables under the picnic shelter

Park Hours


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Park Hours

For temporary closures related to weather, stewardship activities and maintenance, as well as temporary trail closures, click here to visit our Park and Site Status Map.

On the following days (actual or observed), staff will not be available and park buildings will be closed: Christmas Eve; Christmas Day; New Year’s Eve; New Year’s Day; Jan. 2, 2023; Martin Luther King Jr. Day; Lincoln’s Birthday; and Presidents Day. 

Park Grounds

Sunrise to sunset, daily, year-round

Park Office hours

Tuesday after Labor Day until Friday before Memorial Day
No formal office hours 

Friday before Memorial Day until the Tuesday after Labor Day
10 a.m. until 6 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays
1 p.m. until 6 p.m., Sundays