Crowder State Park

Park Information

Crowder State Park provides 1,912 acres in the rolling green hills of northern Missouri. Visitors can enjoy more than 17 miles of hiking, bicycling, backpacking and equestrian trails in a forested, rugged terrain. The park also offers fishing and boating opportunities on 18-acre Crowder Lake. The family-oriented campground includes modern restrooms and shady picnic sites are scattered throughout the park.  

Park Hours

Park Grounds

Sunrise to 10 p.m., daily, year-round

Gated Day-Use Area (includes lake parking lot and Shelter 1)

April 15 through Oct. 31
8 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily

Nov. 1 through April 14
8 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily 

Park Office hours

Summer Hours (On-Season)

April 15 through Labor Day

  • 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily

The Tuesday after Labor Day Weekend until Oct. 31

  • 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily

There will be times when the office is temporarily closed while staff are working on the grounds.

Winter Hours (Off-Season)

Nov. 1 – April 14

  • Staff are usually available in the park Monday through Friday. The office telephone is monitored for messages during daytime hours.