National Trails Day

Saturday, June 3, 2017

Celebrate National Trails Day by taking a hike on one of the great trails that Missouri State Parks has to offer! Hiking events are happening at state parks and historic sites all over Missouri. Find one near you!

American Hiking Society's National Trails Day® is the country's largest celebration of trails. It is a nationwide event designed to promote and celebrate the importance of trails in the United States.

The following state parks and historic sites are hosting events. Click on the event name for more information about the event.

Park/Historic Site Event Time Where to meet:
Nathan Boone Homestead State Historic Site, Ash Grove A Hike on the Missouri Frontier 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Picnic Shelter
Crowder State Park, Trenton National Trails Day Hikes 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. River Forks Trail and Tall Oaks Trail Trailheads
Hawn State Park, Ste. Genevieve National Trails Day 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Whispering Pines Trail Trailhead
Katy Trail State Park/Rock Island Spur, Windsor Rock Island Celebration 2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Rock Island Spur Trailhead, Windsor
Long Branch State Park, Macon National Trails Day Hike 10 a.m. or 7 p.m. Campground near the playground
Onondaga Cave State Park, Leasburg National Trails Day Hike 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Blue Heron Trail Trailhead
Prairie State Park, Mindenmines Bison Hike 10 a.m. - noon Nature Center
Rock Bridge Memorial State Park, Columbia Hike to Hidden Treasures of Rock Bridge: Grassland Trail 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Grassland Trail Trailhead
Washington State Park, De Soto Take a Hike Weekend 10 a.m.
2 p.m.
Opossum Track Trail Trailhead
Thunderbird Lodge
Weston Bend State Park, Weston National Trails Day 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. Paved Bicycle Trail