June 04, 2015

Contact: Steph Deidrick

Wildflower Walk at Prairie State Park

The public is invited to enjoy a wildflower walk on Saturday, June 13 at Prairie State Park. Sponsored by Missouri State Parks, the hike will begin at 10 a.m. at Prairie State Park’s Regal Tallgrass Prairie Nature Center.

Participants will join a park naturalist for a walk among green grasses and colorful flowers to learn more about the prairie ecosystem. Dress for the weather and hiking across the prairie. Long pants, water, insect repellent, and sturdy shoes are recommended. The hike will last about two hours covering 1.5 - 2 miles.

Prairie State Park is located at 128 NW 150th Lane, Mindenmines, MO. Please contact Prairie State Park at 417-843-6711 to register and get additional information about this event. For information about state parks and historic sites, visit