Sioux Passage

17930 Old Jamestown Road
Saint Louis, MO 63034
212 acres
(click here for directions to the park)


NOTICE: Due to flood levels, the boat ramp and campground area are closed until further notice.



The park land was purchased in 1965 with Bond Issue money. Sioux Passage was dedicated on October 29, 1967. The shelter and barbeque pit were constructed in July 1988 with 1986 bond issue funds. Sioux Passage Park is part of the Missouri River Greenway. The park is contiguous with Briscoe Park.

Horseback Riding Trails - Permitted only on designated trails with open riding allowed along the river. Horse trailer parking area is the gravel lot. (Bring your own horse, no horse rentals are available).

Fishing - Available along the Missouri River in accordance with Missouri Wildlife Code.

Winter Outdoor Sports - Sioux Passage is a designated Winter Sports area with snowmobiling, sled riding and cross-country skiing permitted.

Missouri River Access Missouri Department of Conservation’s boat ramp is accessible by driving through the park.

Sioux Passage Camping Amenities:

5 sites available for primitive camping only - no electric - water is available nearby at the restroom on site for campers. Each site has 3 picnic tables, 1 bbq pit, and a fire ring for campfires. No RV camping allowed, only tent camping. Access to the Missouri river is within the park with boat ramp. Bring your own firewood. Restroom on site to be used for inclement weather emergencies.


INVASIVE SPECIES ALERT: The river(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.