Picnic Area

at Hawn State Park


Relax with an afternoon picnic at one of 30 picnic sites nestled under the pine trees.

Picnic Shelter

An open picnic shelter, approximately 100-person occupancy, can be reserved for $45 per day. The shelter includes an outdoor barbecue grill and picnic tables. It has water and a vault toilet nearby, but does not have electricity.

Shelter Reservations

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


A playground is located in the picnic area.