Nature July 25, 2020
Watch Bison Graze On This Two-Mile Guided Hike At Prairie State Park In Missouri
How’s your summer calendar looking? Jam-packed? Still have room for a bit more fun? There’s always room for more fun, right? If you love spending time outdoors, you’ll definitely want to register for this two-mile guided hike at Prairie State Park in Missouri.
During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.
Join other nature lovers on a two-mile guided hike at Prairie State Park, in Mindenmines, on August 1, 2020.
The two-mile hike will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and will give you a close-up view of the meandering bison who live in the park.
Be sure to wear comfortable walking or hiking shoes for the bison hike that will give you new insight into the wild animal that has roamed the earth for more than 5,000 years.
Park officials recommend dressing appropriately for the weather. However, they also warn against wearing shorts.
In addition to sunscreen and water, you might also want to bring along snacks to help keep you energized during the educational hike.
You’ll definitely want to bring your camera to capture any bison you might see on the hike. All hikers will also be able to use binoculars to get a closer look at the bison and other wildlife.
Spaces for the bison hike are limited, so call 417-843-6711 to register as soon as possible.
After your guided hike, you’ll likely want to carve out some time to explore more of the 4,000-acre park. The park is also popular for picnicking and camping. Be sure to check out the exhibits at the nature center, too.
Learn more about
Prairie State Park.
Have you hiked at Prairie State Park in Missouri? Share your experience in the comments! Enjoy breathtaking views when you set off on the
Watkins Mill Lake Loop Trail in Lawson. Address: 128 NW 150th Ln, Mindenmines, MO 64769, USA