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The elephant-shaped boulders at Elephant Rocks State Park may not be the stars of a circus, but these giant granite boulders are the stars of this unusual park in southeast Missouri. An easy way to see the rocks is from the Braille Trail, which was...more
All reviews paved trail day trip shaded picnic wear tennis shoes easy hike short hike pack a lunch great hike huge boulders clean restrooms beautiful scenery kids and adults whole family all ages few hours couple of hours worth the trip
Easy trails to walk. Gorgeous view, when the leaves change I want to go back. Has neat historic signs along the way. Handicap accessible. Alot of shade and benches/rocks to sit on. Kids loved climbing on the rocks. Had picnic tables and grills. Great adventure.
This was a fun stop for our family and very scenic. There are opportunities for kids to climb over/around the rocks, and both a dirt trail around the quarry and a paved braille trail with rope border for those with sight impairments. Public restrooms, vending...More
This is a beautiful state park! The trails are easy, and handicap accessible in some areas.. unless you want to climb the Rocks😉 clean Restrooms! The family can take their remote control 4x4 trucks and have climbing competitions. Highly recommend visiting!
This park makes nature accessible to any age and any ability level. The main trail is paved for easy strolling, but there are so many off shoots to explore ... And climb on the rocks (which I don't think you ever get too old for!)....More
We went to Elephant Rocks State Park this past weekend and it was a very enjoyable experience. There are a ton of huge boulders and the state park gives you the freedom to explore them. They do have a handicap accessible trail, but you can...More
This is a unique site that is beautiful to look at and also offers challenging climbing for kids and adults. My tween girls and 8 year old boy all had a great time here. Bathrooms and vending machines and parking lot are all well maintained....More
My family and I loved every minute of our trip to elephant rock state park! This is a perfect location for family fun, exploring and exercise! Also, a fun excuse to get your kids outside as opposed to being stuck indoors playing video games.
Elephant Rocks is one of my favorite Missouri State Parks. It lacks in amenities compared to most others, but the elephant rocks themselves far makes up for it.
The main trail, Braille Trail, is an easy mile hike along a paved trail built specially for...More