FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 23, 2017
Guided hike at Crowder State Park April 1
Visitors are invited to a guided hike at Crowder State Park on April 1. The hike will begin at 10 a.m. on April 1 at the Shelter 3 parking lot.
The hike will total seven miles on the south loop of Thompson River Trail. The majority of this trail traverses loess/glacial till woodlands, which are dominated by white oak and hickory. In places, it provides a scenic view to the wooded valley below.
Participants are encouraged to wear comfortable hiking shoes. Participants should also bring a bottle of water and snacks.
Crowder State Park is located west of Trenton off Highway 6. For more information about the event, call Crowder State Park at 660-359-6473. For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit mostateparks.com. Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.