Whatever the season or day of the week, there’s always something new to explore in Missouri.


Event Dates

Friends of Bennett Fly Tying

Join Friends of Bennett Spring State Park in fly tying at the Bennett Spring nature center every Wednesday during trout se...

Night Sky Events

Come out to Thousand Hills State Park for an evening of night sky exploration. Join park staff, Truman State University fa...

Wild Edibles Scavenger Hunt

The St. Francois Mountains are coming alive with vibrant color and beauty. Awake to spring by taking a leisurely stroll al...
Dr. Edmund A. Babler Memorial State Park

Stream Team Volunteering

Are you interested in volunteering with the park for a one-time event (or more) that allows you to help the park with a st...
Holts Summit

Tram Tours at Katy Trail State Park

The Tuesdays on the Trail program at Katy Trail State Park will utilize the tram provided by the Missouri Parks Associatio...

Twin Pines Conservation Education Center: Programs for May

Twin Pines Conservation Education Center programs for May 2020: Nature Art: Leather Jewelry Registration period: April 26 ...

Hiking for Beginners – June

Staff will lead a hike on Oak-Hickory Trail, which is a 0.30-mile loop. This hike will begin behind the nature center and ...

National Trails Day – Washington State Park

Come out to Washington State Park on Saturday, June 4, to celebrate National Trails Day by participating in the following ...

Free Fishing Weekend at Roaring River State Park

The Department of Conservation has designated the weekend after the first Monday in June as Free Fishing Days. Although Mi...

Owl Prowl – Ha Ha Tonka State Park

Why do some predators generally only hunt during the day while others prefer to hunt at night? What adaptations are necess...
Finger Lakes State Park

Adventure Challenge Race

Come out to Finger Lakes State Park on Sept. 10 to participate in the Adventure Challenge Race. Your first challenge will ...
Prairie State Park

Prairie Jubilee

Come on out to Prairie State Park and celebrate the tallgrass prairie. Take part in activities such as a living history lo...