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:
April 14 Look Who's Popping Up and Out in Spring Knob Noster State Park, Knob Noster 10 a.m.- 11:30 a.m.
April 18 Spring Wildflower Walk Rock Bridge Memorial State Park, Columbia 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
April 19 Late Afternoon Lake Guided Hike Knob Noster State Park, Knob Noster 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
April 20 Wildflower Hike Sam A. Baker State Park, Patterson 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
April 20 Spring Hike Bennett Spring State Park, Lebanon 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
April 25 Spring Hollow Hike Bennett Spring State Park, Lebanon 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
April 25 Spring Wildflower Walk Rock Bridge Memorial State Park, Columbia 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
April 27 Spring Hike on South Thompson Trail Crowder State Park, Trenton 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
April 27 Graham Cave Story Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
April 27 Barking up the Right Tree Program and Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville
 
1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
April 27 May All your Weeds be Wildflowers Onondaga Cave State Park, Leasburg 9 s.m. - Noon
April 27 Earth Day Extravaganza Annie and Abel Van Meter State Park, Miami 10:30 a.m.
April 27 Twilight Trek and Taste Washington State Park, De Soto 6:30 p.m. - 10 p.m.
April 30 Hike Spring Brook Trail Rock Bridge Memorial State Park, Columbia 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
May 2 Spring Wildflower Walk Rock Bridge Memorial State Park, Columbia 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
May 4 Wild Edibles Hike Sam A. Baker State Park, Patterson 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
May 4 Natural Tunnel Hike Bennett Spring State Park, Lebanon 8 a.m.
May 4 Wellness Hike Bennett Spring State Park, Lebanon 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
May 4 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
May 4 Wildflower Workshop Roaring River State Park, Cassville 9 a.m. - Noon
May 9 Spring Wildflower Walk Rock Bridge Memorial State Park, Columbia 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
May 11 Spring Hollow Hike Bennett Spring State Park, Lebanon 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
May 11 Wildflower Hike on Redbud Trail Crowder State Park, Trenton 10 a.m. - Noon
May 16 Spring Wildflower Walk Rock Bridge Memorial State Park, Columbia 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
May 18 Spring Blooms Guided Hike Knob Noster State Park, Knob Noster 10 a.m.- 11 a.m.
May 25 Graham Cave Story Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
May 25-26 Petroglyph and Glade Tour Washington State Park, De Soto 2 p.m.
June 1 Creatures of the Night Hike Crowder State Park, Trenton 8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
June 1 National Trails Day on the Katy Trail Katy Trail State Park - Rock Island Spur, Windsor 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
June 1 National Trails Day Hike Onondaga Cave State Park, Leasburg 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
June 1 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
June 1 Petroglyph and Glade Tour Washington State Park, De Soto 2 p.m.
June 1 Night Hike Washington State Park, De Soto 8 p.m.
June 8 Kid's Hike Ha Ha Tonka State Park, Camdenton 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
June 8 Rock Island Guided Hike Rock Island Spur of Katy Trail State Park, Windsor

10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

June 8 Little Hike on the Prairie Annie and Abel Van Meter State Park, Miami 9 a.m. - 10 a.m.
June 15

Belle's Storybook Trail

Nathan Boone Homestead State Historic Site, Ash Grove 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
June 15 Find En'Lichenment' Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
June 15 Graham Cave Story Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
June 15 Katy Trail Guided Hike Katy Trail State Park, Sedalia

10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

June 15 Micro-Hike Ha Ha Tonka State Park, Camdenton 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
June 15 Take a Hike! Annie and Abel Van Meter State Park, Miami 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
June 22 Wildflower Walk Annie and Abel Van Meter State Park, Miami 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
June 22 Petroglyph and Glade Tour Washington State Park, De Soto 2 p.m.
July 4-6 Petroglyph and Glade Tour Washington State Park, De Soto 2 p.m.
July 6 Graham Cave Story Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
July 13 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
July 20 Bridge Trail Wellness Hike Bennett Spring State Park, Lebanon 4 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
July 20 Graham Cave Story Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
July 20 Night Hike Ha Ha Tonka State Park, Camdenton 8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
July 20 Owl Prowl Annie and Abel Van Meter State Park, Miami 8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
July 20 Petroglyph and Glade Tour Washington State Park, De Soto 2 p.m.
Aug. 3 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
Aug. 3 Petroglyph and Glade Tour Washington State Park, De Soto 2 p.m.
Aug. 17 August Wildflower Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Aug. 17 Graham Cave Story Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 3:30 p.m. - 4 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. 28 Graham Cave Story Hike Graham Cave State Park, Danville 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Sept. 28 Rock and Roll Weston Bend State Park, Weston 10 a.m.- Noon
Oct. 5 Fall Spring Hike Bennett Spring State Park, Lebanon 1 p.m. - 2 p.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.
Dec. 7 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

 

 

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