Big Spring area will be closed Nov 8 & 9 and Dec 12 - 14
The Big Spring area will be temporarily closed to ensure public safety during the Wounded Warrior managed hunt November 8-9 and the managed archery hunt December 12-14.
Alley Mill: You can visit the historic Alley Mill anytime, the grounds are always open. The building itself is open everyday during the summer months. Tours by request. Demonstrations of the milling equipment take place daily at 10:00 am and 2:00 pm. Free.
Round Spring Cave: Let park rangers take you on an adventure to the wonders below your feet! Cave tours are held from Memorial Day through Labor Day at 10:00 am and 2:00 pm. The cave may be closed some days of the week during summer 2014 due to limited staffing. Tickets are $5.00 for adults, $2.00 for children under 12, and go on sale 30 minutes before each tour. Schools should call 573-323-8093 to arrange educational tours. PLEASE do not bring any clothing, equipment, lights or anything else that has ever been in another cave into Round Spring Cave. This is to help control the spread of White Nose Syndrome, a fatal disease of bats.
Call 573-323-4236 for more information.
Did You Know?
Ozark National Scenic Riverways has two of the finest canoeing rivers in the Midwest. The spring fed Current and Jacks Fork Rivers provide a fun way to get closer to nature and build family memories. More at www.nps.gov/ozar More...