2019 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 2019! 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. 24 Petroglyph and Glade Tour Washington State Park, De Soto 4 p.m.
Aug. 31 Laboring Pollinators Day Graham Cave State Park, Danville 9:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.*
Aug. 31 Graham Cave Story Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Aug. 31-Sept. 1 Petroglyph and Glade Tour Washington State Park, De Soto 2 p.m.
Sept. 7 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
Sept. 7 Owl Prowl Annie and Abel Van Meter State Park, Miami 8:30 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Sept. 2 Sunrise Guided Hike Knob Noster State Park, Knob Noster 6:30 a.m. - 8 a.m.
Sept. 14 The Dirt on Decomposers Bennett Spring State Park, Lebanon 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
Sept. 28 Rock and Roll Weston Bend State Park, Weston 10 a.m. - Noon
Sept. 28 A Saunter in the Autumn Landscape Graham Cave State Park, Danville 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Sept. 28 Graham Cave Story Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Oct. 5 Fall Hike on Tall Oaks Trail Crowder State Park, Trenton 10 a.m.
Oct. 5 Fall Spring Hike Bennett Spring State Park, Lebanon 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
Oct. 26 Fall Hike on Redbud Trail Crowder State Park, Trenton 10 a.m.
Oct. 26 Night Hike Wallace State Park, Cameron 7 p.m.
Nov. 2 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon and 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Nov. 17 National Take a Hike Day Dr. Edmund A. Babler Memorial State Park, Wildwood 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Dec. 7 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

 

*The hike will last from 9:30 a.m.-11 a.m. The event will continue with other activities until 2 p.m.

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