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St. Francois State Park
Location St. Francois, Missouri, United States
Area 2,734.97 acres (11.0680 km2)
Elevation 771 ft (235 m)
Established 1964
Governing body Missouri Department of Natural Resources
Website St. Francois State Park

St. Francois State Park is a public recreation area occupying 2,735 acres (1,107 ha) of land five miles (8.0 km) north of Bonne Terre in St. Francois County, Missouri. The state park features a campground, trails for hiking and horseback riding, and fishing on the Big River. The 49-acre (20 ha) Coonville Creek Natural Area, made up of Coonville Creek and its narrow valley, is found within the park's boundaries.

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