St. Francois State Park offers basic and electric campsites. There is also a backpack camp for hikers on the Pike Run Trail. On-season (April through October) services in the campground include a dump station, showers, water and laundry. Water is not available in the park during the off-season (November through March). Current nightly camping fees can be found through the Fees and Seasons link to the right; nightly camping fees effective May 1, 2013, can be found by clicking here.
New Camping Option: Need a little extra space? Try out the park's family campsite (site 95). Rates can be found under Fees and Seasons to the right.
The campground is open and reservable year-round. For weekend reservations, there is a required two-night minimum stay of Friday/Saturday.
All campers must have an immediate means of motorized transportation in case of evacuation due to flooding. Campers participating in long-distance bicycle tours traveling without support are exempt.
Campers planning to carry in firewood must comply with current firewood advisories.
Park Gate Information
Park gates close at 10 p.m. during the on-season and 6 p.m. during the off-season. Campers need to be sure to arrive prior to gate closure time.