There are many beautiful places to visit around Hamilton, MO – but Crowder state park takes the prize! With its beautiful wandering trails and quiet spots to fish, it’s a town favorite. The park offers well maintained tennis courts, hiking trails, campsites, fishing, and picnic areas. Situated along the edge of Thompson River there is no shortage in scenic views!
Crowder State Park Picnic Area
With full service, accommodating restrooms and a large are for the kids to run around in, this is the place to go if you want to relax and enjoy the sunshine. Right along the lake and with spots to fish, you’ll feel like the world has slipped away.
Crowder State Park Trails
The trails at Crowder State Park are breath taking! With softly rolling hills, Sycamore trees, beautiful tall Oaks, and wildlife galore you’re transported to the Ozarks on your first step. The trails are well marked, and offer a wide range from rugged, to fairly flat and level.
Crowder State Park River
Spend the afternoon walking through sandy beaches along the river’s edge as you listen to the water rush over the rocks and downed trees. You’ll be amazed at how quickly the scenery turns from woodland to shoreline! Rent a kayak, or walk the shoreline to explore a part of Missouri that’s rarely seen.