2020 Guided Hikes

at Missouri State Parks

Out of caution, park and site events and programs sponsored by Missouri State Parks are postponed or canceled through April 30. We’re closely monitoring the progression of COVID-19 and its effect in Missouri. We’re sorry for any inconvenience; however, your safety is our top priority. 

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:
March 26 -
May 14
Canceled: Weekly Wildflower Walks Rock Bridge Memorial State Park, Columbia 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
April 11 Canceled: Guided Hike: Spring Wildflowers Knob Noster State Park, Knob Noster 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
April 11 Canceled: Spring Wildflower Hike Dr. Edmund A. Babler State Park, Wildwood 9 a.m. - 11 a.m
April 18 Canceled: Spring Wildflower Hike Dr. Edmund A. Babler State Park, Wildwood 9 a.m. - 11 a.m
April 18 Canceled: Wildflower Hike Sam A. Baker State Park, Patterson 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
April 22 Canceled: Earth Day Hike Crowder State Park, Trenton 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
April 25 Canceled: Spring Wildflower Hike Dr. Edmund A. Babler State Park, Wildwood 9 a.m. - 11 a.m
April 25 Canceled: Wildflower Hike Crowder State Park, Trenton 10 a.m. - Noon
April 26 Canceled: Guided Hike: Spring Wildflowers Knob Noster State Park, Knob Noster 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
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 7 Evening Stroll Battle of Island Mound State Historic Site, Butler 8 p.m.
May 9 -
Aug. 29
Loess Hills Hikes Annie and Abel Van Meter State Park, Miami 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
May 9 Spring Wildflower Hike Dr. Edmund A. Babler State Park, Wildwood 9 a.m. - 11 a.m
May 10 Guided Hike: Mother's Day Knob Noster State Park, Knob Noster 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
May 23 - Sept. 5 Explorer Hikes Crowder State Park, Trenton 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
May 23 Guided Hike: Discovery Hike Knob Noster State Park, Knob Noster 10 a.m. - 11:30 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 6 National Trails Day Hike Onondaga Cave State Park, Leasburg 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
June 6 National Trails Day Hike Table Rock State Park, Branson 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
June 6 Public Information Meeting and Wildflower Hike Battle of Island Mound State Historic Site, Butler 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 25 Wildflower Hike Battle of Island Mound State Historic Site, Butler 7 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
Aug. 1 Guided Hike: Sunrise Hike Knob Noster State Park, Knob Noster 5:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.
Sept. 6 Guided Hike: Discovery Hike Knob Noster State Park, Knob Noster 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Sept. 12 Bison Hike Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 10 a.m. - Noon
Oct. 26 Fall Lake Hike Annie and Abel Van Meter State Park, Miami 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
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.

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