Picnic Areas

at Battle of Island Mound State Historic Site

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Enjoy a picnic at one of the many picnic sites along Courage Trail.


A picnic shelter that can accommodate up to 50 people is available to rent for $50 per day or, if not reserved, is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Shelter Reservations

To reserve the shelter, contact Stockton State Park to check for availability by calling 417-276-4259. If available, fill out the Shelter Reservation Application and mail it to Stockton State Park for approval. Submission of this application does not guarantee reservation of the shelter.