Conservation Commission Headquarters

About this Area

County
Cole
For more information call
(573) 522-4115
Total Acres
153.7

Statewide headquarters for the Missouri Department of Conservation located on same acreage as Runge Nature Center. Several short hiking trails loop around woodlands, fields, and ponds surrounding the main offices and parking lots.

Things to do when you visit: 
  • Fishing
    • Black Bass,
    • White Bass,
    • Catfish,
    • Sunfish
  • Trails
    • Hiking
  • Entry PointEntry Point
  • Fishing Dock (Disabled Accessible)Fishing Dock (Disabled Accessible)
  • Managed Public WaterbodyManaged Public Waterbody
  • MDC OfficeMDC Office
  • Parking LotParking Lot
  • Hiking TrailHiking Trail
  • Viewing PlatformViewing Platform
  • Viewing Platform (Disabled Accessible)Viewing Platform (Disabled Accessible)
  • BoundaryBoundary
  • MDC Road - ImprovedMDC Road - Improved

Hours of Operation

Area Hours
Sunday 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Holidays
New Years Day
01/01/2022
Closed
Christmas Day
12/25/2021
Closed
Directions
In Jefferson City at 2901 West Truman Blvd. Take Highway 179 north of Highway 50 about 2 miles, then Truman Blvd. west.
Area Regulations