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:
Aug. 18 Mysteries of the Homestead Nathan Boone Homestead State Historic Site, Ash Grove Every hour: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Aug. 18-19 Connor's Cave Tours Rock Bridge Memorial State Park, Columbia 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Aug. 25 Spider Sniff Program Crowder State Park, Trenton 8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Aug. 25 Graham Cave Story Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Aug. 25 Petroglyph and Glade Tour Washington State Park, De Soto 2 p.m.
Sept. 1 Creatures of the Night Hike Crowder State Park, Trenton 8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Sept. 1-2 Petroglyph and Glade Tours Washington State Park, De Soto 2 p.m.
Sept. 2 Fall Hike Washington State Park, De Soto 4 p.m.
Sept. 8 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
Sept. 15 Photo Walk with Al Griffin Bennett Spring State Park, Lebanon 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Sept. 15 Graham Cave Story Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Sept. 29 September Wildflower Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Sept. 29 Graham Cave Story Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Oct. 6 Fall Cemetery Walk Bollinger Mill State Historic Site, Burfordville 9 a.m.
Oct. 10 Evening Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 6:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m.
Oct. 13 Graham Cave Story Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Oct. 13-14 Whispering Pines Guided Backpacking Trip Hawn State Park, Ste. Genevieve 9 a.m.
Oct. 27 Graham Cave Story Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Oct. 27 Guided Night Hike Wallace State Park, Cameron 7 p.m.
Oct. 27 Night Hike Weston Bend State Park, Weston Event: 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Nov. 3 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines

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

Nov. 24 Turkey Trot Washington State Park, De Soto 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Dec. 1 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

 

 

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