Picnic Area

at Wakonda State Park

Located near the beach on Wakonda Lake is a playground and an area for picnicking with tables and outdoor grills. Two picnic shelters, which hold approximately 50 people each, can be reserved for $25 each by calling the park office at 573-655-2280. Shelter 1 is located in the beach day-use area; while Shelter 2 is located on the east side of the Agate Lake parking area near the boat launch.

 

Park Hours

Coordinates

40.004674, -91.521990

Park Hours

Park Grounds:

  • 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., daily, year-round
    The park gate opens and closes at these times.
  • Day-use areas close at sunset.

Park Office hours

  • Summer Hours (On-Season)
    April 15 through Oct. 31
    7:30 a.m. to 10 p.m., daily
  • Winter Hours (Off-Season)
    Nov. 1 through April 14
    Staff are usually available in the park Monday through Friday.
    The office telephone is monitored for messages during daytime hours.

Beach hours

2015 SEASON

May 22 through Sept. 7

10 a.m. - 8 p.m., daily