Picnic Areas

at Johnson's Shut-Ins State Park

You will find ample space to spread out a picnic lunch with family and friends. The park features14 covered picnic shelters and 15 single table picnic pads in two picnic areas, which are located on the north and south ends of the day-use area.

The shelters below can be reserved in advance. To reserve a shelter, contact the park to check for availability by calling 573-546-2450. 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.

Campground Shelter: $40

Day-Use Shelter: $30

Enclosed Shelter: $100 (located in the day-use area)

Conference Room within the Black River Center: $150-full day; $75 half day