St. Joe State Park

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Coordinates: 37°48′36″N 90°30′53″W / 37.81000°N 90.51472°W / 37.81000; -90.51472
St. Joe State Park
Missouri State Park
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Country United States
State Missouri
County St. Francois County
Coordinates 37°48′36″N 90°30′53″W / 37.81000°N 90.51472°W / 37.81000; -90.51472
Area 12.9 sq mi (33 km2)
Founded 1976

St. Joe State Park is a Missouri state park located in Park Hills, Missouri on the flanks of the Saint Francois Mountains. It encompasses 8,238 acres (3,334 ha) with a 2,000-acre (810 ha) off-road vehicle (ORV) riding area located on the old St. Joe mine tailings dumps. It also contains camping facilities and trails for hiking, bicycling, or horse back riding.

The park also includes the historic St. Joe Minerals mill buildings and a geologic and mining museum located on the 25-acre (10 ha) Missouri Mines State Historic Site.


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