Crowder State Park

Park Information

As of Friday, July 17, the special use area will resume operations with reservations. As of Thursday, July 2, the Crowder State Park office is open for the public with recommended safety precautions and social distancing measures in place. The park office is open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Thursday through Sunday. Watercraft rentals are available 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Thursday through Sunday. For more information on the health and safety measures in place, visit https://mostateparks.com/response.

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)
8 a.m. to sunset, daily, year-round

Park Office hours

April 15 through Oct 31 (on-season)
 
April 15 through Thursday before Memorial Day
8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Thursday through Sunday
Closed Monday through Wednesday
 
Thursday before Memorial through Labor Day
10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday through Sunday
Closed Monday through Wednesday
And Memorial Day, Independence Day and Labor Day
 
Tuesday after Labor Day through Oct. 31
The office telephone is monitored for messages between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.
 
Nov. 1 through April 14 (off-season)

Tuesday after Labor Day until Thursday before Memorial Day

Staff are usually available in the park Monday through Friday. The office telephone is monitored for messages between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., Monday through Friday