St. Francois State Park (pronounced "St. Francis") is a state park in the U.S. state of Missouri consisting of located approximately north of Park Hills in St. Francois County. The park features a campground, trails for hiking and horseback riding, and fishing on the Big River.To visit St. Francois State Park on your trip to Bonne Terre, use our Bonne Terre visit planning app .
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Has anyone Put in for a float trip at St Francois park. Is their a good place about three hours down river to take out? Also if their is, would it be safe to park our cars there. Any help is appreciat... more »
We have camped here several times and it is a nice park. Playground for kids and its level for walking or riding bikes. The bathouse is up a hill but as far as the campground its pretty level. Dependi... more »
My kids and I like to go here and walk the trails and walk along the river . Its a great place for a picinic lunch too!! more »
I lost my keys. The park would have been better if my girlfriend was there. But I had a great time the view was beautiful, I was the only one there, and the fishing holes were great. I mean great. Anyways, the park overall is just a wonderful place to visit I would recommend it to anyone. Just hold on to your keys.
Went to see the lights. Was not that impressed, for $20. Hot chocolate was fantastic, and probably the best part of the trip, sadly.
Some of the best rock climbing within an hour of St. Louis. Great hiking trails and campsites. There's also wifi in the camp grounds.
I was here for the eclipse and the park was really a wonderful place to camp for a weekend. The facilities were clean, the sites were well managed. The river has plenty of places to cool off and to have fun with the kids. The trails were a good hike for younger kids, and lovely. I will be back.
My fave park. Always quiet, I can sit by the river without 100 people crowding me. River can be hard to climb down to, be advised.
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