April 06, 2017

Contact: Steph Deidrick

Summer outdoor adventure demo day at Current River State Park April 15

Visitors are invited to kick off their summer adventure with a outdoor demo day at  Current River State Park.  The event will run from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. on April 15.   Shuttle busses will run between Echo Bluff State Park and Current River State Park every hour starting at 9 a.m.

A variety of venders and agencies will be on hand to give information.  From kayaks to backpacks, participants will be able to try out a variety of equipment. Demos will include a TnT Camp Kitchen and information featured will include equestrian use and trail and water safety.

Missouri State Parks is celebrating 100 years in 2017.  Visitors can experience all the park system has to offer with the Centennial Passport. Visit for more information. 

Current River State Park is located on Hwy 19 approximately 23 miles south of Salem and approximately 15 miles north of Eminence.  For more information about the event, call the park at 573-751-1224. For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.