May 02, 2018

Contact: Brian Quinn

Graham Cave Story Hike offered May 5

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, MAY 1, 2018 – The public invited to participate in a story hike in and around Graham Cave 3:30 to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 5 at Graham Cave State Park.

Graham Cave was a seasonal home to Native Americans living as far back as 10,000 years ago. Join Naturalist Lorie Volenberg for this 0.3-mile, moderate-level hike on Graham Cave Trail where she will share the story of how the early peoples lived and adapted to environmental changes over the course of 9,000 years.

Participants are to meet at the lower parking lot near the park’s interpretive shelter. They are encouraged to dress appropriately for the weather and wear sturdy shoes. Insect repellent is also recommended.

Graham Cave State Park is located on Highway TT, two miles west of Highway 161 at the 170 Exit. For more information about the event, call Graham Cave State Park at 573-564-3476.

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