Beaver Creek Conservation Area

Driving Directions

From Rolla, take Highway 63 south 3 miles.


This is a forest area. Facilities/features: picnic areas and a pavilion, archery range, intermittent stream (Beaver Creek).

General Information




Owned by MDC

  • Firearms firing single projectiles prohibited.

(Activity Explanations)
(Population Definition)
Highlighted Activities  FFA Forestry Contest 
Hunting-Deer Good population. Deer regulations are subject to annual changes. Please refer to the Fall Deer and Turkey Booklet for current regulations.  
Hunting-Rabbit Fair population.  
Hunting-Squirrel Good population.  
Hunting-Turkey Good population. Turkey regulations are subject to annual changes. Please refer to the Spring Turkey or Fall Deer and Turkey Booklet for current regulations.  
Other  Local Archery Club Tournaments 
Other  Hunting is allowed (Archery or Shotgun/shot shell). No single projectile firearms. 

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
Other Archery Range and Sight-in   Archery Ranges (Sight-in and Walk through- Flight) 
Parking Lot    
Pavilion   Pavilion is normally accessed by hiking or walking in from the parking lot. Use of pavilion by groups is allowed by special permit which may allow motor vehicle access to pavilion. Contact the Area Manager for special use permits. 
Picnic Table   Located in pavilion 
Privy/Restroom   Privies are accessed by hikng in from parking lot. 

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Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
Fishless Pond  1.00 acres  
Stream - Intermittent Beaver Creek 0.25 miles  

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Grassland (non-prairie) 3.00 mowed area 
Forest and Woodland 153.00  
Total Area Acres:156.98 

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Designated Trails
Trail Name Trail Type Length
Hiking trail (Moderate) Hiking (Non-Interpretive) 0.20 

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Shooting Range General Information






1/2 hour before sunrise to 1/2 hour after sunset, unless otherwise posted

Click Shooting Ranges for more information.

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