July 03, 2017

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Echo Bluff State Park offers Dutch oven cooking demonstration

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, JULY 3, 2017 – Anyone interested in learning about Dutch oven cooking is invited to a free demonstration July 8 at Echo Bluff State Park south of Salem. The demonstration will be held from 8 to 9 p.m. in the park’s amphitheater.

Participants will learn how early settlers cooked over an open fire and all the tips and tricks that can be used today to successfully cook with a Dutch oven. 

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. 

Echo Bluff State Park is located on Hwy. 19 approximately 25 miles south of Salem and 14 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.