May 20, 2019

Contact: Amy Poos

Guided Bison Hike at Prairie State Park June 1

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, MAY 20, 2019 – Summer is almost here and the prairie is gorgeous! Wildflowers and birds abound. Bison and their calves are moving about exploring. Join staff at Prairie State Park for a guided hike at 10 a.m., Saturday, June 1 to see what late spring uncovers. Don’t forget your camera! Be prepared for a 2 mile hike over uneven terrain. Bring water, snacks, a hat and sunscreen. Dressing for the weather and wearing sturdy shoes is recommended. Binoculars will be useful for looking at bison as well as other wildlife that may be out and about. Please call 417-843-6711 to register for the hike. 

Prairie State Park is located at 128 NW 150th Lane, Mindenmines, in southwest Missouri. For more information, please contact Prairie State Park at 417-843-6711.

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