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JEFFERSON CITY, MO, SEPT. 21, 2021 – The park naturalist at Annie and Abel Van Meter State Park invites the public to guided hikes at 10 a.m. on Saturdays, Oct. 2, Oct. 9, Oct. 23 and Oct. 30. Those interested should meet the naturalist at the large shelter house parking lot by 9:45 a.m.

Participants should come prepared to experience a variety of terrain; some trails may be rugged. Participants are encouraged to dress for the weather, bring water and wear sturdy shoes and insect repellent.

The public is strongly encouraged to follow social-distancing guidelines and be proactive in protecting themselves and others.

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

For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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