Veterans Memorial

2577 Redman Road
Saint Louis, MO 63136
243 acres
(click here for directions to the park)



St. Louis County purchased Veteran's Memorial from several different landowners with 1969 Bond Issue funds with the intent to build a recreation complex and golf course. Construction began October 1, 1974 and dedication ceremonies were held on May 29, 1976 for all St. Louis County veterans.

The pond is under the management of the Missouri Department of Conservation, including the dock, the stocking of fish, and shoreline treatment.



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.