at Hawn State Park

picnic shelter under tall pine trees

To reserve this shelter, visit our reservation page, or contact the park to check for availability by calling 573-883-3603. If not reserved, the shelter may be used on a first-come, first-served basis at no charge.

Shelter Amenities
  • 10 picnic tables
  • Grill(s)
  • Vault toilet
  • Water
  • Length x width: 44' x 22'
  • Maximum occupancy: 100
  • Distance to playground: 100 feet
  • Distance to trail: 100 feet

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

Park Hours


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Park Hours

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

Park Grounds

  • Year-round:
    6:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday through Thursday
    6:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday
    Entrance gates open and close at these times.

Park Office hours

April through October (on-season)
Noon to 4 p.m., Thursday through Monday

November through March (off-season)
8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Tuesday and Thursday through Friday
Closed on state holidays during the off-season