Picnic Area

at Bothwell Lodge State Historic Site

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picnic tables under shade trees
picnic shelter


Host a small or large gathering at the historic site's picnic area, which offers picnic tables and a reservable shelter.

Picnic Shelter

The fee for shelter reservation is $35 per day. It accommodates from 55 to 75 people and is accessible. Restrooms are nearby. It does not have water or electricity.

Shelter Reservations

To reserve the shelter, contact the historic site to check for availability by calling 660-827-0510. If available, fill out the Shelter Reservation Application and mail it to the historic site for approval. Submission of this application does not guarantee reservation of the shelter.


Kids will enjoy the playground in the picnic area.