Friday, August 31, 2012

Missouri State Parks hosts Fall Outdoor Discovery Day Sept. 8 at Crowder State Park

BALLWIN, MISSOURI - CASTLEWOOD STATE PARK*
BALLWIN, MISSOURI - CASTLEWOOD STATE PARK* (Photo credit: gobucks2)

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Take advantage of all the outdoor activities perfect for fall at the Fall Outdoor Discovery Day Sept. 8 at Crowder State Park near Trenton. Sponsored by Missouri State Parks, the free event will be held from noon until 4 p.m. in the park’s lake parking lot.
The event will feature nature displays, face painting, nature crafts and a trivia contest. Visitors can learn new skills by watching outdoor recreation demonstrations such as Dutch oven cooking, archery and fishing.
Crowder State Park is located west of Trenton off Highway 6. For more information about the event, call the park at 660-359-6473. For information about state parks and historic sites, visit mostateparks.com. Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.