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Enclosed Shelter

at Pershing State Park

Picnic tables, playground and grill in field and enclosed shelter in the distance

To reserve this shelter, visit our reservation page, or contact the park to check for availability by calling 660-963-2299.

Shelter Amenities
  • Number of chairs: 70-plus.
  • Number of tables: 10 picnic tables.
  • Air conditioning/heating: yes.
  • Distance to playground: 50 yards.
  • Electricity: yes.
  • Grill(s): one grill.
  • Kitchen: range, two refrigerators, sink and prep table.
  • Length x width: 24 x 44'.
  • Maximum occupancy: 60.
  • Restroom: flush toilet.
  • Water: yes.

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

Tables and folding chairs against the walls inside the enclosed 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

Staff are usually available in the park Monday through Friday. The office telephone is monitored for messages between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., Monday through Friday, year-round.