Shelter #1

at Lake Wappapello State Park

Picnic shelter with tables and grill

To reserve this shelter, visit our reservation page, or contact the park to check for availability by calling 573-297-3232. If the shelter is not reserved, it is available at no charge on a first-come, first-served basis.

Shelter Amenities
  • Number of tables: 12 picnic tables
  • Distance to beach: 1 mile
  • Distance to playground: 75 feet
  • Electricity: yes
  • Grill(s): yes
  • Length x width: 33' x 48'
  • Maximum occupancy: 75
  • Restroom: yes
  • Water: yes

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

Playground in front of picnic shelter

Park Hours

Coordinates

36.936550, -90.322233

Park Hours

Park Grounds:

Accessible 24 hours a day
Quiet hours - 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Park Office hours

Temporary Hours of Operation

The park office is open to public access Saturday through Thursday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Fridays 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Regular Hours

Summer Hours (On-Season)

  • April 1 through Memorial Day weekend
    10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sunday through Thursday
    10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday
  • Monday of Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend
    10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday
    10 a.m. - 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday
    10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sunday
  • Monday of Labor Day weekend through Oct. 31
    10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sunday through Thursday
    10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday

Winter Hours (Off-Season)

  • November through March
    closed

Beach hours

Season: May 27-Sept. 5
Sunrise to sunset