Lemay Park

236 Fannie Avenue

Park Hours
8 a.m. - 30 minutes past sunset

General Information / History
Lemay Park is located in a section of the River Des Peres floodplain originally developed as a residential neighborhood from the 1870s until about 1910. These buildings were purchased and removed following extensive damage in the Great Flood of 1993. The park turned a disaster into a community asset.

It was dedicated in October, 1996 by Vice President Al Gore during his campaign for re-election. Park facilities have been specifically designed to withstand future flooding.

Features & Amenities
 + Playground
 + Trails
 + Spray Fountain Play Area
 + Basketball
 + 2 Reservable Shelters
Main Shelter
North Shelter



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Park Postings:

(As of 3/18/19 2:30 p.m.)


The 5 mile loop trail at Cliff Cave Park is closed due to flooding. The ½ mile loop trail is still open.


Widman Park is closed due to flooding.


George Winter Park is closed due to flooding.


The entrance to Lower Meramec Trail from highway 55 is closed. The Holzer Road side is open. The center of the trail is closed due to flooding.


The Sylvan Springs tennis courts are currently closed for repairs.


Unger Park roads are open to the Riverside Trail Parking lot, however, the Riverside Trail remains closed beyond this parking lot.


The Grant's Spur along Grant's Trail was severely damaged during periods of heavy rain. For safety reasons, this short trail has been closed.


Ohlendorf Park restroom will be off-line for the remainder of the season.  Portable toilets and hand washing stations remain onsite for public use.



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