Greensfelder Park, founded in 1963, is sure to please visitors. It offers walking and bike trails, individual and group camp sites, six shelters, hayrides, picnic sites, nearly 20 equestrian-specific camp sites, a nature learning center, a playground and trim orienteering. Horses are welcome at Greensfelder Park -- some even board there. Greensfelder Park also provides spectacular views of local foothills, which are part of Missouri's Ozark mountain range.
Children under age 17 must wear an approved helmet when riding bicycles, scooters or roller blades. Pets are allowed on leash only, and fire is permitted in designated areas.
- Hours: Greensfelder Park is open daily from 8am to 30 minutes past sunset, except when reservations are issued.
- Handicap Accessible: Yes
- What makes this community special?: In addition to the many outdoor features, this park also includes a team challenge or initiative course. It is a favorite spot for girl and boy scouts training sessions.
- Parking: Free lot
- Are there any interesting facts about this location?: The land was donated to St. Louis County by the St. Louis Regional Planning and Construction Foundation, which was established in 1939 by A. P. Greensfelder, a local civic leader.
- Features: Camping, Grills, Picnic pavilions, Picnic tables, Playgrounds
- Services: Ranger, Restrooms, Showers
- Permit requirements: Advance permits are required.
- Restrictions: No alcohol
- Area: 1,646 acres