Park Pages

With 71 different parks and 6 recreation centers around the St. Louis County area, we can help keep you and your family active all year long! Each park offers a variety of activities and events that will have you smiling from ear to ear. Walk your dog, take a swim, ride a horse, or even come out and fly your control line planes! There’s so much to see, so stop by and check out one of our fun activities today. View a complete list of parks on the left side rail.

To keep up-to-date on what's going on in a park nearest you, stop by any of our 6 recreation complexes and pick up an Activity Guide or view it online!


Did You Know?
> St. Louis County Parks has 71 parks and cultural sites, six recreational complexes and more than 144 miles of trails
> The first park to be presented to the county was Creve Coeur Park, dedicated in 1945 as a war memorial. 
> The most recent park acquired by St. Louis County Parks (2014) is Schaefer Bend located in North St. Louis County. 

St. Louis County Park Map

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Park Postings:

(as of 12/8/17 1:25 p.m.)

*Riverside trail at Simpson is open, however there is a 50 ft. section at the eastern most end that had to be re-routed and the footing is sand and dirt. Also, users should be cautious of sand smears across trail after rain events.

* Unger Park roads are open to Riverside trail parking lot, Riverside trail remains closed beyond this parking lot

* Sherman Beach and Al Foster trails are passable but have areas with sand and debris on them

* The Bottomland Trail along Grant's Trail was severely damaged during periods of heavy rain. For safety reasons, this short trail has been closed. Plans are being developed to relocate the trail away from Gravois Creek.

* The east side of Cliff Cave Road including the field, River Bluff trail and Spring Valley trail are closed at Cliff Cave Park for Construction.