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JEFFERSON CITY, MO, APRIL 15, 2022 – Discover Crowder State Park's wildflowers during the month of May! The public is invited to hike the trails at the park from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily during the month of May to locate a May Day basket. 

Throughout the month, Crowder State Park team members will post pictures and information on their Facebook page at about different wildflower species found in the park. These posts will include a clue about the location where a May Day basket can be found. If you find the May Day basket, share a selfie of yourself with the basket on Crowder's Facebook page. 

Participants are encouraged to dress for the weather, bring water and wear sturdy shoes and insect repellent.

This event is being held in conjunction with the National Park Trust's Kids to Parks Day. For more information about Kids to Parks Day and to see a complete list of associated events at Missouri State Parks visit

Crowder State Park is located in northern Missouri, off Highway 65; west of Trenton off Highway 146. For more information about the event, call Crowder State Park at 660-359-6473. 

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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