Simpson

1234 Marshall Road
Saint Louis, MO 63088
175 acres
(click here for directions to the park)



72-acre lake with boat ramp (electric motors only), fishing, playground, trails, picnic sites and shelter.

In 1996 Taco Bell donated funds for the installation of a soccer field, parking lot and a handicapped accessible fishing dock located in the main section of the park near the Blue Heron Shelter.



INVASIVE SPECIES ALERT: The lake(s) at this park are known to be infested with Asian Carp. These fish can top 50 pounds and can leap 10 feet into the air when startled by boaters, which can cause serious injuries to passengers in moving boats and tear up gear. For more information, please click here (http://mdc.mo.gov/your-property/problem-plants-and-animals/invasive-animals/asian-carp-control)


Park Hours: 8 a.m. to one half hour past official sunset, 
except when reservations are issued.


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Park Closings:

(as of 9/19/17 9:35 am)

The restrooms at Lemay Park are closed for repair. Port-a-potties are in place. Shelter reservations are still available

Creve Coeur back loop playground water feature is shut down for the season. 

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 is open to the shelter parking lot, but the trail is closed beyond the riverside 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.





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