Beaver Creek Conservation Area

Driving Directions

From Rolla, take Highway 63 south 3 miles.

Highlights

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

General Information

Ozark

Phelps

573-368-2225

Owned by MDC

  • Firearms firing single projectiles prohibited.

Activities
Activity
(Activity Explanations)
Comments
(Population Definition)
Highlighted Activities  FFA Forestry Contest 
Hiking   
Hunting-Deer Good population. Fall deer/turkey booklet.  
Hunting-Rabbit Fair population.  
Hunting-Squirrel Good population.  
Hunting-Turkey Good population. Annual Fall Deer and Turkey Hunting Regulations and Information booklet and annual Spring Turkey Hunting Information booklet.  
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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Features
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

91*47'169

37*52.528

Privy

Unstaffed

Varies

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

Click Shooting Ranges for more information.

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