State Parks Stories

Missouri State Parks invites you to explore the world of nature our state has to offer. Read our stories and find a state park that's close to you.

Jul 14

Missouri Celebrates 100 Years of State Parks

SPS_Centennial_001Historic photos help tell the story of the first 100 years of Missouri State Parks.

Apr 28

New Camper Cabins Open at Big Lake State Park

SPS_BigLakeCabins_003Big Lake is an oxbow lake left behind when the Missouri River shifted its course three