2020 Guided Hikes

at Missouri State Parks

Out of caution, park and site events and programs are suspended until further notice. Missouri State Parks is 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:
May 9 -
Aug. 29
Loess Hills Hikes Annie and Abel Van Meter State Park, Miami 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
May 23 - Sept. 5 Explorer Hikes Crowder State Park, Trenton 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
July 3 Guided Hike: Sunset Hike Knob Noster State Park, Knob Noster 8:30 p.m. - 10 p.m.
July 4 Cancelled: Mushroom Hike Cuivre River State Park, Troy 9 a.m. - noon
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 8 Water Festival Rock Bridge Memorial State Park, Columbia 9 a.m. - 10:30 p.m., 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
July 23 Evening Stroll Prairie State Park, Mindenmines 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 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.
Aug. 9 Cancelled: Back to School Hike  Cuivre River State Park, Troy 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Sept. 5 Cancelled: VIP (Very Important Prairie) Hike Cuivre River State Park, Troy 9 a.m. - 11 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. 10 Cancelled: Fall Colors Lakeside Hike Cuivre River State Park, Troy 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
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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