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First Day Hike-Gans Creek

Hike trails in the Gans Creek Wild Area (moderate, 2.25 miles). Hike a dry section of Gans Creek (weather dependent) with towering bluffs above you and reach the top of Shooting Star Bluff for a scenic view. Learn about how geology affects plants and animals and hear readings from a diary of a young man who lived on this land in 1891. Free Reservations are required because space is limited. When you call 573-449-7400, you will be given driving directions to the meeting location. Not recommended for children four and under unless carried by an adult. Prefer no dogs. Not stroller accessible. Footwear should be sturdy and preferably water resistant. To Find out if canceled, call 573-449-7400.