Missouri Dept. of Conservation
News, Updates, & Warnings:
Riding is allowed here by permit only. Permits are free.
Call number above for more information.
Open during hunting seasons so please use caution.
From Bowling Green, take Hwy 61 north to Hwy RA, turn south. Follow Hwy RA until it dead ends at the trailhead parking lot.
Ranacker conservation Area: 39.44532, -91.29876
Ample between the different lots.
No day use fees.
Hiking, non-equestrian camping, and hunting.
3 Vault Toilets.
Drinking Water: None Available
Water for the horses: Creeks for the horses
Cell Phone Signal: Limited to none.
Pike County Sheriff: 573-324-3202
Hospital: Pike County Memorial Hospital
Veterinarian: Dr. Annette Dixon
Miles of Trails:
Aprox. 3.5 Miles
This trail is all old forest roads, but it gets hilly and rocky. It crosses creeks in several places and seems like just an over-sized trail. No other apparent hazards. There is a shooting range on the area so make sure your horses are used to the sound of gun fire.
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