Permits & Reservations

For campground reservations please visit recreation.gov or call 877-444-6777



A Commercial Use Authorization is required in most cases for anyone doing business within the park. This includes anyone wishing to provide commercial activities such as temporary food vending, guided horse rides, fishing trips, guided backpacking, etc. Some activities may be managed under a Concessions Contract.

A Special Use Permit is required for special activities that take place in the park such as weddings, scattering of cremains, First Amendment activities, commercial photography, and other activities.

If you have questions contact the Concessions Program Office at 573-323-4864 or by e-mail.

Last updated: June 13, 2018

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Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 490
Van Buren, MO 63965

Phone:

(573) 323-4236

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