Three large picnic shelters and more than 200 picnic sites are scattered throughout the park for you to enjoy.
A playground is located in the day-use area at the Guy Park Trailhead.
The shelters, Cochran, Alta and Walnut Grove, make a great venue for family gatherings or special outings. The Cochran and Walnut Grove shelters may each be reserved at a rate of $75 per day. The Alta Shelter can be reserved for $90 per day. If not reserved, the shelters may be used on a first-come, first-served basis.
- Cochran Shelter’s capacity is approximately 70 occupants, and it is equipped with a fireplace.
- Alta Shelter, the largest of the three, can occupy up to 130 people, and has three fireplaces and two barbecue grills.
- Walnut Grove Shelter will hold up to 56 people and has a barbecue grill.
To reserve a shelter, contact the park to check for availability by calling 636-458-3813. If available, fill out the Shelter Reservation Application and mail it to the park for approval. Submission of this application does not guarantee reservation of the shelter.