News Release 041

Bennett Spring State Park invites you to visit

Volume 39-041 (For Immediate Release)
For more information: 573-751-1010

Bennett Spring State Park is open and invites you to visit. Despite recent reports of storms and a wildfire in the county, the state park has not suffered any damage from these unfortunate events.

The park dining lodge opens at 7 a.m. and the park store opens one hour before the daily fishing whistle. Anglers are welcome to come try their hand at catching a rainbow or brown trout.

Recent video footage of Bennett Spring State Park can be found at:
Bennett Spring State Park is located 12 miles west of Lebanon on Hwy 64. Visitors can call the park office at 417-532-4338. For information about state parks and historic sites, visit Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

NOTE TO MEDIA OUTLETS: Contact the Department of Natural Resources at 573-751-1010 if you would like to download video footage to include in your broadcast.