Southeast Regional Office

Driving Directions

Located within Cape Girardeau County Park, just east of Interstate 55 (Exit 99). Take Kingshighway (State Highway 61) 0.25 mile east of I-55 to the park.

Highlights

Staff from Fisheries, Wildlife, Forestry, Private Land Services, Protection and Outreach & Education are available to assist the public in the 16 county region. Facilities at the regional office are ADA accessible. Maple Hollow Trail can be accessed from the Regional Office, but is not ADA accessible. Information is available regarding department programs and area brochures of MDC properties in the region. The Regional Office is located within the Cape County Park North off Highway 61.

About This Area

The Southeast Regional office serves 16 counties within Southeast Missouri and is a resource for information about conservation areas, hunting and fishing opportunities, hunting and fishing permits, wildlife code violations, landowner assistance programs, and Hunter Education information. Contact - 573-290-5730. For educational programs and program reservations as well as nature shop items information contact the Conservation Campus Nature Center at 573-290-5218. For rental of Cape Girardeau County Park pavillions contact the Cape Girardeau County Government Office, in Jackson at 573-243-1052. For Missouri State Parks information contact Department of Natural Resources at 800-334-6946.

General Information

Southeast

Cape Girardeau

573-290-5730

Leased

Hours of Operation:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Closed weekends and state holidays.

Activities
Activity
(Activity Explanations)
Comments
(Population Definition)
Exhibits/Displays  A few wildlife taxidermy mounts, with many conservation area brochures and other informational displays are located in public lobby of the office.  
Fishing - Bass Fair population. North County Park fishing lake is maintained by Cape Girardeau County Parks Department - 573-335-4146. The Kids Fishing Lake is a fishing opportunity for children 15 yrs. and under. 
Fishing - Catfish Fair population. North County Park fishing lake is maintained by Cape Girardeau County Parks Department - 573-335-4146.North County Park fishing lake is maintained by Cape Girardeau County Parks Department - 573-335-4146. The Kids Fishing Lake is a fishing opportunity for children 15 yrs. and under.  
Fishing - Sunfish Fair population. North County Park fishing lake is maintained by Cape Girardeau County Parks Department - 573-335-4146. North County Park fishing lake is maintained by Cape Girardeau County Parks Department - 573-335-4146. The Kids Fishing Lake is a fishing opportunity for children 15 yrs. and under. 
Hiking  The Maple Hollow Hiking Trail is a cooperative project of the Cape Girardeau County Parks Department and MDC. The trail length is 1/2 mile, moderately steep and not ADA accessible. Trail hours - sunrise to 10:00 p.m. Contact 573-290-5730 for additional information.  

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
Parking Lotaccessible  Two asphalted parking lots are available for public use; 1 asphalted parking lot is available for Department vehicles, boats, etc. ADA parking is available.  
Privy/Restroomaccessible  Public restrooms are ADA accessible at the Southeast Regional Office. 
Staffed OfficeaccessibleSoutheast Regional Office  Office entrance and restrooms are ADA accessible.  

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Features
Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
No Identified Features

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Other 5.20 Office, storage and parking. 
Total Area Acres:5.00 

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Designated Trails
Trail Name Trail Type Length
No Designated Trails

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Shooting Range General Information

This area has no shooting ranges.

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