at Big Oak Tree State Park

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For the kids, a playground is conveniently located in the picnic area.

a little girl climbing the ladder of the playground aparatus

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:

6 a.m. to sunset, year-round.

Park Office hours

8 a.m. to noon, Tuesday through Friday, year-round