Open Shelter

at Wallace State Park

To reserve this shelter, visit our reservation page, or contact the park to check for availability by calling 816-632-3745.

open picnic shelter

Shelter Amenities
  • Eight picnic tables
  • Electricity
  • One grill
  • Water fountain
  • Length x width: 30.5' x 20.4'
  • Maximum occupancy: 50
  • Distance to horseshoe pit: 100 feet
  • Distance to playground: 300 feet
  • Restroom: 100 feet to non-ADA vault toilet

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

Park Hours

Coordinates

39.657398, -94.215880

Park Hours

For temporary closures related to weather, stewardship activities and maintenance, visit our Park and Site Status Map.

Park Grounds (gated)

Summer Hours (on-season)
April 15 through Oct. 31

7 a.m. to 9 p.m., daily

Winter Hours (off-season)
Nov. 1 through April 14

7 a.m. to sunset, daily

Day-Use Area:

7 a.m. to sunset, daily

 

Park Office hours

  • April 15 through Oct. 31
    Staff are usually available in the park daily. The office telephone is monitored for messages between:
    8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday through Thursday
    8 a.m. to 10 p.m., Friday and Saturday.

Winter Hours (off-season)

  • Nov. 1 through April 14
    Staff are usually available in the park daily. The office telephone is monitored for messages between:
    8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday through Thursday
    8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday and Saturday.

Messages left on Tuesday and Wednesday may not be returned until Thursday.