Runge Nature Center

About this Area

For more information call
(573) 526-5544
Total Acres
0.0

Building Hours Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday: 8:00am-5:00pm and Thursday: 8:00am-8:00pm

Closed all State Holidays

Area Hours 6:00am-9:00pm; Outdoor restrooms open year 'round when area is open.

Runge Conservation Nature Center, 330 Commerce Drive., Jefferson City, MO 65109; Phone 573/526-5544; Fax 573/526-4496. For more information.

Things to do when you visit: 
  • Tours
  • Bird Watching
  • Trails
    • Hiking
  • Entry PointEntry Point
  • MDC OfficeMDC Office
  • Hiking TrailHiking Trail
  • BoundaryBoundary

Hours of Operation

Area Hours
Sunday 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Building Hours
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Holidays
Thanksgiving Day
11/28/2019
Closed
Labor Day
09/07/2020
Closed
Columbus Day
10/14/2019
Closed
Memorial Day
05/25/2020
Closed
Independence Day
07/04/2020
Closed
Truman Day
05/08/2020
Closed
Washington's Birthday
02/18/2020
Closed
Lincoln Day
02/12/2020
Closed
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
01/20/2020
Closed
New Years Day
01/01/2020
Closed
Directions
From Highway 50 in Jefferson City, take Highway 179 north 0.25 mile to the area entrance.

Runge CNC

Two children walking on a trail by red flowers at Runge CNC
Runge CNC

Runge CNC

Two children exploring a stream at Runge CNC
Runge CNC

Runge CNC Fire tower

Fire tower on exhibit at Runge CNC
Runge CNC Fire tower

Runge CNC Frog Statute

Small boy standing at the Runge CNC Frog Statute
Runge CNC Frog Statute

Runge CNC exhibits

Fish tank and exhibits at Runge CNC
Runge CNC exhibits