The special-use area is intended for use by organized youth groups. It is equipped with a large campfire ring and vault toilets. Call the office at 660-359-6473 to reserve the area. Park Hours Park Hours Weather Check Weather Coordinates 40.087890, -93.667900 Park HoursPark Grounds Sunrise to 10 p.m., daily, year-round Gated Day-Use Area (includes lake parking lot and Shelter 1) April 15 through Oct. 31 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily Nov. 1 through April 14 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily Park Office hoursApril 15 through Oct. 31 (on-season) April 15 through Labor Day 8 a.m. – 6 p.m., Thursday through Sunday, and Memorial Day, Independence Day, and Labor Day Closed Monday through Wednesday Tuesday after Labor Day through Oct. 31 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Thursday through Sunday Closed Monday through Wednesday Nov. 1 through April 14 (off-season) Staff are usually available in the park Monday through Friday. The office telephone is monitored for messages during daytime hours.