FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 14, 2019

Contact: Amy Poos
5737519392
amy.poos@dnr.mo.gov

Guided Wildflower Walk at Annie and Abel Van Meter State Park June 22

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, JUNE 14, 2019 – Visit Annie and Abel Van Meter State Park for a wildflower walk at 2 p.m., Saturday, June 22.  Meet at the large shelter house for a guided nature hike along the Earthworks trail to view a variety of plants and wildflowers. This interpreter-led mile-long hike over a natural surface will last approximately an hour. The Earthworks trail is a moderately difficult hike with steep hills and narrow walkways.

We highly recommend that attendees bring and use bug spray and sunscreen and wear sturdy footwear. This free event is weather permitting and open to all.

Annie and Abel Van Meter State Park is located 12 miles north of Marshall on Highway 122. For more information about the event, call the park at 660-886-7537.

For more information about Missouri state parks and historic sites, visit the web at https://mostateparks.com. Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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