Big Oak Tree Boardwalk Trail

  • Burr Oak (Quercus macrocarpa) in Big Oak Tree State Park, Missouri.

Hiking

Dogs Yes

Bird Watching

1.4 (miles)

 Easy

Out & Back

Minimal (Elev. Δ - ft)

Missouri

Big Oak Tree Boardwalk Trail is an easy hiking trail in Big Oak Tree State Park Missouri that features tremendous scenery. This trail has blue blazes and is great for dogs, so long as Fido is on leash. Along the elevated boardwalk hiker will pass a champion pumpkin ash tree and many bald cypress in the marshy areas. Hikers can also expect plenty of mature oak and hickory trees bursting with songbirds. This hike also offers wonderful bird watching opportunities.

Red Tape

Entrance Fee
Contact: Big Oak Tree State Park 13640 South Hwy 102 East Prairie, MO 63845

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