Parks & Blooms

Discover the beauty of St. Louis Metro natural areas


decorative garden entrance sign

Belleville Heart Garden

806 S. High St.

.4 acres

community demonstration garden

reflection of green trees on lake

Bellevue Park

401 Bellevue Park Dr.

27 acres

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

tree branches over sunny lake with small fountain

Bicentennial Park

4811 Belleville Crossing

43 acres

ponds, fountains, nature trails

trees around lake

Foley Park

5119 Douglas Rd.

4 fishing lakes

trees in park

Laderman Park

1105 Mascoutah Ave.

22 acres

1-mile walking trail

pond with bells

National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows

442 S. DeMazenod Dr.

200 acres

sacred spaces, gardens

trail in woods

Julius J. Knobeloch Woods Nature Preserve

3018 Bentchler Rd.

35.1 acres

.75-mile loop trail


Cahokia Mounds Historic Site

30 Ramey St.



lake and trees

Moody Park

525 South Ruby Ln.

lake, walking trail


St. Ellen Park

St. Ellen Mine Walking Trail

walking trails, 4 lakes


trees reflected in lake

Horner Park

11109 Widicus Rd.

58 acres

lake, short nature walk


bridge over lake

Prairie Lakes Park

Route 177

2 fishing lakes, walking paths

park with gazebo

Scheve Park

Harnett St. & Harper Rd.

walking paths 


Silver Creek Preserve

6751 Brickyard Ln.

trail, wetland, wildflower area


gazebo and bridge

Centennial Park

311 N. Belt E.

30 acres

trails, pond

wildflower garden

Clinton Hills Conservation Park

1524 Clinton Hills Pkwy.

walking paths, lake, wildflower gardens


trail in woods

Pine Street Nature Trail

Pine & Main St.

pavilions in park

Village Park

Kalbfleisch St.

walking trail


lovely vista

Engelmann Farm Park

309 Shiloh Station Rd.

walking trail

trees around waterfall

Family Sports Park

301 Obernuefemann Rd.

200 acres2.1-mile walking path, fishing pond

trail in woods

Rock Springs Park

1428 E. Third St.

walking trails

trees in field

Savannah Hills Park

8012 Savannah Hills Blvd.

.66-mile walking trail

park sign under trees

Thoman Park

1021 Nancy Drive

.33-mile walking trail


park lake

Three Springs Park

Frank Scott Pkwy.

lake, walking trails, wetlands