Picnic areas with tables and outdoor grills are located throughout the park. There are restroom facilities and playground equipment nearby. Some facilities are offered on a seasonal basis only. There is no charge for the individual picnic sites, which are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Perfect for family reunions and get-togethers, the park offers an open picnic shelter, which can be reserved for $65 per day. It is located across from the park office and can occupy up to 100 people. The shelter has electrical outlets and water and is accessible to people with disabilities.
To reserve the shelter or check for availability, visit our reservation page* or contact the park at 417-334-4704.
*Shelters can be reserved online from 30 days to 12 months in advance of the day of use. Reservations for arrival dates less than 30 days out can be made only by contacting the park.
Playground equipment is located in the picnic area and in both campgrounds.