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Parks & Blooms

Discover the beauty of St. Louis Metro natural areas

JERSEY COUNTY

GRAFTON

Pere Marquette State Park

Route 100

trails


Two Rivers National Wildlife Refuge

9,225 acres

trails, wetlands, Swan Lake

JERSEYVILLE

Wock Family Lake

lake, walking trail

MADISON COUNTY

ALTON

Gordon Moore Park

704 acres

rose garden, hosta garden, Oriental garden & waterfall, nature trail

BETHALTO

Bryant Park

fishing lake, 1-mile path


Bethalto Arboretum

150 species of trees, perennial garden

EDWARDSVILLE

Joe Glik Park

42 acres

2 lakes, 1/2 mile of trails, Freedom Fountain


Leclaire Park

5.8 acres

lake with lighted fountain & waterfall


Springer Woods Park

10.4 acres

exercise trail


Watershed Nature Center

40 acres

paved trails, 2 lakes, 2 observation towers


Bohm Woods Nature Preserve


Gardens at SIUE

6 Arboretum Ln.

1/2-mile walking path, Turtle Pond, gardens

GLEN CARBON

Ray M. Schon Park

pond, walking trail


Greenspace North Conservation Area

34 acres

hiking and bike trail


Greenspace East

80 acres

hiking and bike trail

GODFREY

Glazebrook Park

120 acres

2 ponds, trails


Homer Adams Park

Master Gardeners demonstration garden


Lavista Park

93 acres

1-mile trail


John M. Olin Nature Preserve

342.3 acres

small streams, waterfalls

GRANITE CITY

Wilson Park

74 acres

formal gardens, fountain, fitness trail


Horseshoe Lake State Park

3321 Highway 111

fishing, hiking


Chouteau Island

hiking trails, fishing

HIGHLAND

Glik Park

walking trail (labyrinth)


Kaeser Park

1/4-mile walking trail


Rinderer Park

13 acres

lighted trails, fishing


Silver Lake Park

90 acres

fishing, trails, arboretum


Spindler Park

12 acres

1/2-mile accessible walking trail

MARYVILLE

Drost Park

7-acre lake, trails, demonstration garden


Fred Winters Park

5.5 acres

meditation garden, MCT Schoolhouse Trail

WOOD RIVER

Belk Park

234 acres

fishing lake, walking path

MONROE COUNTY

COLUMBIA

Admiral Trost Park

33.8 acres

paved trail, wetlands, creek


Bolm-Schuhkraft Park

44.5 acres

1-mile paved trail, creek


Stemler Cave Woods Nature Preserve

194.82 acres

hiking trails, ponds

PRAIRIE DU ROCHER

Fults Hill Prairie Nature Preserve

528 acres

1.4-mile trail

VALMEYER

White Rock Nature Preserve

306.5 acres


Salt Like Point Land & Water Reserve

trails, scenic view

WATERLOO

Konarcik Park

lake, walking trails


Lakeview Park

100 acres

3 lakes, 2.25-mile walking trail

ST. CLAIR COUNTY

BELLEVILLE

Belleville Bike Trail/Richland Creek Greenway

2-mile trail, art sculptures


Bellevue Park

27 acres

3-acre lake, Angel of Hope Memorial wall & garden


Bicentennial Park

43 acres

ponds, fountains, nature trails


Downtown Public Square

Veterans Memorial Fountain, flower gardens


Ever & Anon Park

art sculptures, flower garden


Hough Park

art sculptures, fitness trail


Laderman Park

22 acres

1-mile walking trail


North End Park

fitness trail


Optimist Park

art sculptures, fitness trail, creek


Southside Park

2-acre fishing lake, fitness trail


West End Square Park

rose garden (mini park)


National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows

200 acres

sacred spaces, gardens


Julius J. Knobeloch Woods Nature Preserve

35.1 acres

CASEYVILLE

Village Park

2 fishing lakes, paved trail

FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS

Moody Park

lake, walking trail


Pleasant Ridge Park

95 acres

trails, Kinsella Log Cabin

O'FALLON

Rock Springs Park

walking trails


Savannah Hills Park

.66-mile walking trail


Thoman Park

.33-mile walking trail


O'Fallon Family Sports Park

200 acres

2.1-mile trail, fishing pond

SHILOH

Sierra Park

1/3-mile paved trail


Three Springs Park

lake, walking trails, wetlands