Dorris Creek Prairie CA

About this Area

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(417) 895-6880
Total Acres
160.0

Dorris Creek Prairie CA

Wildflowers on a prairie at Dorris Creek Prairie
Missouri Department of Conservation

This native prairie has many showy wildflowers during late spring/early summer.
Deer hunting is allowed by Archery Method Only (antlerless permits are allowed).
Trapping is allowed by Special Use Permit.
Firearms firing single projectiles are Prohibited on this area.

Things to do when you visit: 
  • Waterfowl Hunting
    • Open Hunting
  • Fishing
    • Black Bass,
    • Catfish,
    • Sunfish
  • Bird Watching
  • Hunting
    • Quail,
    • Rabbit
  • Entry PointEntry Point
  • Managed Public WaterbodyManaged Public Waterbody
  • Parking LotParking Lot
  • BoundaryBoundary

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
Directions
From I-49/Highway 71 exit 70 south of Lamar, take Highway 126 east 4 miles, and SE 40 Lane (gravel) south 1 mile.
Area Regulations
Seasonal Hunting and Fishing Information