Courtesy of MDC

The sights and sounds of nature are distinct and unique during winter months, which makes now a great time to get outside and discover nature. If you’re looking for places to enjoy outdoor activities in Missouri such as hiking, bird watching, camping, shooting and fishing; The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) has an app for that. Joe Jerek, the Statewide News Services Coordinator for the Missouri Department of Conservation has more.


Once downloaded, Users can also mark “favorite” locations to quickly find them in future searches. MO Outdoors also connects users to area regulations and season information, hours of operation,
area closings, and interactive maps of area boundaries and features.


The map function also displays features such as parking lots, boat ramps, and wildlife viewing areas, and allows users to easily navigate to the features using their device’s GPS. Users can also download maps for offline use. Learn more about the “MO Outdoors” app at

MO Outdoors is available for download through Google Play for Android devices or the App Store for Apple devices.

courtesy of MDC