Special-Use Area

at Mark Twain State Park

The special-use camping area is designated for use by organized youth groups. Call the park at 573-565-3440 for more information about this area.

a few picnic tables scattered in an open area surrounded by trees

Park Hours


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Park Hours

Park Grounds:
Sunrise to 10 p.m., year-round

Park Office hours

April 1 through Oct. 31
10 a.m. to 5 p.m., daily

Nov. 1 through March 31
10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Friday through Sunday

Closed on Christmas and Easter days


Beach hours

Closed for the Season