St. Francois State Park facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSt. Francois State Park
|Location||St. Francois, Missouri, United States|
|Area||2,734.97 acres (11.0680 km2)|
|Elevation||771 ft (235 m)|
|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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