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:
June 15 All Bark, No Bite - The Trees of Ha Ha Tonka Ha Ha Tonka State Park, Camdenton 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
June 16 Wildflower Walk Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
June 23 The Wacky World of Insects Graham Cave State Park, Danville 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
June 23 Graham Cave Story Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
June 23 Night Expedition Lewis and Clark State Park, Rushville 9:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
June 23 Beginner Bird Walk Mastodon State Historic Site, Imperial 7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
June 23 Petroglyph and Glade Tour Washington State Park, De Soto 2 p.m.
June 30 Spider Sniff Program Crowder State Park, Trenton 8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
July 7 Hunt for the Scavenger Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
July 7 Graham Cave Story Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
July 7 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
July 7-8

Connor's Cave Tours

Rock Bridge Memorial State Park, Columbia 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
July 13 Wildflower Walk Ha Ha Tonka State Park, Camdenton 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
July 14 Wildflower Walk Battle of Island Mound State Historic Site, Butler 11 a.m. - Noon
July 14 July Wildflower Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
July 14 Graham Cave Story Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
July 20 All Bark, No Bite - The Trees of Ha Ha Tonka Ha Ha Tonka State Park, Camdenton 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
July 21 Connor's Cave Tours Rock Bridge Memorial State Park, Columbia 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
July 28 Night Hike Ha Ha Tonka State Park, Camdenton 8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
July 28 Creek Walk Mastodon State Historic Site, Imperial 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Aug. 4 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
Aug. 4-5

Connor's Cave Tours

Rock Bridge Memorial State Park, Columbia 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Aug. 11 August Wildflower Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Aug. 11 Graham Cave Story Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
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.
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. 13 Graham Cave Story Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.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 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Dec. 1 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

 

 

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