Missourians can experience fun, family-friendly activities throughout the state park system on in celebration of Kids to Parks Day. This national event is sponsored by the National Park Trust and endorsed by Missouri State Parks. More than 100,000 parks throughout the nation will be participating.
Missouri is home to award-winning state and local parks that provide an opportunity for children to engage in active lifestyles, while experiencing all that nature has to offer. Events at state parks throughout the state are sponsored by Missouri State Parks onpark or historic site. to encourage families to take an outdoor adventure at a state
“Whether camping, hiking, fishing or picnicking, our parks and historic sites present many fun options for families to explore nature and discover the past,” said Bill Bryan, director of Missouri State Parks, a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources. “Kids to Parks Day is a great way to start the summer off right with an outdoor adventure in a park.”