Picnic Area

at Route 66 State Park

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a family enjoys a picnic on a blanket in a grassy area near the playground


In addition to bicycling and walking, the picnic grounds - nestled among the shade trees - offer you a relaxing place to sit and have a snack, or just time to enjoy the serene splendor of nature.

Picnic Shelters

Forest and Dogwood shelters can accommodate up to 100 people each and are reservable. The have electricity with water and restrooms nearby. Restrooms and water are available seaonally, April 1 through Oct. 31. Each shelter can be reserved for $60 per day. Both shelters are accessible to people with disabilities.

Shelter Reservations

To reserve a shelter, contact the park to check for availability by calling 636-938-7198. 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.


A playground is located in the picnic area.