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JEFFERSON CITY, MO, APRIL 19, 2022 – Missouri State Parks is offering senior citizens an experience at Katy Trail State Park from the comfort of a tram coach during Tuesdays on the Trail tours, a series of eight tours at various locations along the trail. The May 10 tours will run from Rocheport to McBaine, offering a chance for visitors to see a stretch of the trail they may not be able to experience otherwise. 

The free tours will be offered at 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. and last around two hours each. An interpretive guide will provide a presentation about the history of the Katy Trail and commentary on the local natural and cultural history along the trail. Snacks and bottled water will be provided to each participant. 

Each tour will host approximately 25 people. Tours are free, but space is limited. Reservations will open one month prior to each date. To reserve your seat, call the park office at 573-449-7402 or visit and search Tuesdays on the Trail.

For more information about the Tuesdays on the Trail program and to see other tour dates visit

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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