2018 Guided Hikes

at Missouri State Parks

Do you like to hike, but don't have anybody willing to tag along with you? Or, would you like to take in a little cultural or natural history while you get some exercise on a park trail?  Many state parks offer guided hikes throughout the year. Below are some of the opportunities that await you in 2018! Click on the hike to see more details of each adventure. Some hikes may require advance reservations.

Date:
Hike:
Park/Historic Site:
Hike time:
Feb. 3 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Feb. 10 Winter Wildflowers Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Feb. 17 Beginning Bird Walk Mastodon State Historic Site, Imperial 8:15 a.m. - 10 a.m.
Feb. 17-19 CCC Walking Tours Washington State Park, De Soto Noon
March 3 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
March 3 Eagle and Trout Viewing Bennett Spring State Park, Lebanon 9 a.m. - 10 a.m.
March 10 Beginning Bird Walk Mastodon State Historic Site, Imperial 8:15 a.m. - 10 a.m.
March 17 Spring Thing Walk Washington State Park, De Soto 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
April 7 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
April 7 Spring Wildflower Walk St. Francois State Park, Bonne Terre 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
April 21 Bird Walk St. Francois State Park, Bonne Terre 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
April 21 Spring Wildflower Walk St. Francois State Park, Bonne Terre 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
April 28 Twilight Trek and Taste Washington State Park, De Soto 6 p.m.
May 5 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
May 5 Wings Over Weston (guided bird hikes) Weston Bend State Park, Weston Varies
May 26-27 Petroglyph and Glade Tour Washington State Park, De Soto 2 p.m.
May 27 Wildflower and River Bottom Walk Washington State Park, De Soto 4 p.m.
June 2 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
July 7 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
Aug. 4 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
Sept. 8 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
Oct. 27 Guided Night Hike Wallace State Park, Cameron 7 p.m.
Nov. 3 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines

10 a.m. - Noon and 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Dec. 1 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

 

 

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