Dogwood Canyon Nature Park

2038 W. SR 86
Lampe, MO 65681- Map It
Phone: (417) 779-5983

AAA Editor Notes

Dogwood Canyon Nature Park is s. on SR 13 to jct. SR 86, then w. about 2 mi. on SR 86 following signs to the park turnoff. Dogwood Canyon is a private refuge encompassing some 2,200 acres of Ozark wilderness. The terrain of ridges, hollows and limestone bluffs is honeycombed with caves and provides a backdrop for waterfalls, meandering streams and woodlands dominated by oaks, pines and cedars. Activities include walking, hiking or biking along a 6-mile round-trip paved trail, trout fishing and horseback riding. A 2-hour wildlife tram tour winds along the canyon floor before crossing the Arkansas border to encounter herds of Texas longhorn cattle, American bison and elk that live in the park. Note: All recreational activities are subject to weather conditions and availability. Recreational activities are permitted. Food is available.
Fees for individual activities vary. Wildlife tram tour $28-$35; $19-$26 (ages 3-11). One-day Adventure Pass combining various activities $55; $30 (ages 3-11).
Hours: Park open daily 8:30-7, May 1-late Oct.; 8:30-5, late Oct-late Nov.; 8:30-4, late Nov. through Dec. 31 (weather permitting). Most activities offered May-Nov. (horseback riding not available Sun.-Mon.). Closed Christmas. Allow 2 hours minimum.