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St. Francois State Park closes for managed deer hunt

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DEC. 1-4: St. Francois State Park closes for managed deer hunt

An unusually-early snowfall is captured, along with a family of deer at St. Francois State Park Nov. 15. The park will be closed Dec. 1-4 for a managed deer hunt.

St. Francois State Park will be closed beginning Dec. 1, while the park team prepares for a managed deer hunt to be held there Dec. 3-4.

Only the park team and preselected hunters will be allowed in the park during the hunt. For everyone’s safety, the park will be closed these four days to day-use visitors and campers.

St. Francois State Park is located at 8920 U.S. Highway 67N in Bonne Terre. For more information, call the park office at 573-358-2173.

For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.


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