2020 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! 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. 1 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Feb. 8 CCC 1743 Celebration Open House Washington State Park, De Soto 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.*
Feb. 15 Hug a Tree Hike Big Sugar Creek State Park, Pineville 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Feb. 29 Leap Year Hike Crowder State Park, Trenton 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
March 7 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
March 19 Spring Into Spring Hike Crowder State Park, Trenton 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
March 28 Spring Wildflower Hike Dr. Edmund A. Babler State Park, Wildwood 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
April 4 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
April 4 Spring Wildflower Hike Dr. Edmund A. Babler State Park, Wildwood 9 a.m. - 11 a.m
April 11 Spring Wildflower Hike Dr. Edmund A. Babler State Park, Wildwood 9 a.m. - 11 a.m
April 18 Spring Wildflower Hike Dr. Edmund A. Babler State Park, Wildwood 9 a.m. - 11 a.m
April 22 Earth Day Hike Crowder State Park, Trenton 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
April 25 Spring Wildflower Hike Dr. Edmund A. Babler State Park, Wildwood 9 a.m. - 11 a.m
April 25 Wildflower Hike Crowder State Park, Trenton 10 a.m. - Noon
May 2 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
May 2 Spring Wildflower Hike Dr. Edmund A. Babler State Park, Wildwood 9 a.m. - 11 a.m
May 9 Spring Wildflower Hike Dr. Edmund A. Babler State Park, Wildwood 9 a.m. - 11 a.m
May 23 Nature Photography Hike Washington State Park, De Soto 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.
May 23 Night Hike: Journey to the Stars Ha Ha Tonka State Park, Camdenton 8:30 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
May 23 Spring Wildflower Hike Ha Ha Tonka State Park, Camdenton 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
May 30 Acorn Trail Wildflower Walk Ha Ha Tonka State Park, Camdenton 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
June 6 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
June 6 Fire and the Landscape Ha Ha Tonka State Park, Camdenton 8 a.m. - 10 a.m.
June 13 Night Hike: Creep and Crawl Ha Ha Tonka State Park, Camdenton 8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
June 20 Night Hike: On the Prowl for Owls Ha Ha Tonka State Park, Camdenton 8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
June 27 Night Hike: Journey to the Stars Ha Ha Tonka State Park, Camdenton 8:30 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
July 11 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
July 11 Night Hike: Creep and Crawl Ha Ha Tonka State Park, Camdenton 8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
July 18 Night Hike: The Spring After Dark Ha Ha Tonka State Park, Camdenton 8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
July 25 Night Hike: Journey to the Stars Ha Ha Tonka State Park, Camdenton 8:30 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Aug. 1 Acorn Trail Wildflower Hike Ha Ha Tonka State Park, Camdenton 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Aug. 1 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
Sept. 12 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
Nov. 7 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Dec. 5 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

*The program will last from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The hike itself will be from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

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