This non-reservable shelter in Again St. Park is near the playground, basketball courts, and fitness trail. There is also a playfield with a backstop. The park is adjacent to West Boulevard Elementary School.
This reservable shelter is located in the southeast portion of Albert-Oakland Park off of Edris Drive and has an adjoining restroom. The shelter can host up to 80 people. Albert-Oakland Park is home to two 18-hole disc golf courses, baseball/softball fields, Albert-Oakland Family Aquatic Center, playgrounds, and more!
This reservable shelter is stationed in the northeast portion of Albert-Oakland Park on Blue Ridge Road neighboring a restroom, playground, and right across from Shelter 3. It can hold up to 100 people with approximately 9 picnic tables. Oakland Middle School is adjacent to the park.
This shelter is reservable with a group size limit of 100, 9 picnic tables, and a seating capacity of 72. It is bordered by a parking lot, practice field, and playground. Albert-Oakland has several amenities, such as a large outdoor pool; pickleball, tennis, and basketball courts, baseball/softball fields, disc golf courses, and is a trailhead for Bear Creak Trail.
This non-reservable park shelter contains 5.28 acres of land, which is comprised of a basketball court, playground, pond, playfield, fishing dock, and fruit/nut trees. Also included is a trail with neighborhood connectors. Commodities incorporated are 3 picnic tables and 1 barbeque grill.
Address: 1402 Elleta Blvd, Columbia, MO 65202, USA
This non-reservable shelter is located in Bear Creek Park with 10 acres of land. Encompassing playgrounds, a creek, open field, back stop, and basketball court; there is also an adjoining recreation center.
Located in Bonnie View Nature Sanctuary, this shelter is reservable within 92.5 acres of available land. Seating capacities range from 72 with approximately 9 picnic tables are based in the pavilion. Recommended group limit is 100, twenty-nine parking spaces, including buses. Shelter features include a double barbecue grill, electric service, drinking fountain, and a nearby restroom. Bonnie View Nature Area is a trailhead for the Scotts Branch Trail with scenic views of beautiful wildflowers in the prairie restoration area.
Set at 3,680 square feet, this reservable shelter is located in Cosmo park. It is available half-day to full-day while accommodating eighteen picnic tables, seating 144, and carrying a size limit of 200. Among the conveniences are 6 double volt outlets, 4 double fireplace barbeque grills, and over 62 parking spaces. Neighboring the premises are the following: Cosmo Fitness Trail, Steinberg playground, outdoor volleyball stations and restrooms.
Collins is a reservable shelter located near the upper parking lot of Stephens Lake Park (rental includes firepit). Recommended group size is 40, due to limited parking. Groups with more than 40 are required to rent one or both of the other shelters, depending on size of group. Some features include 1 ADA single BBQ grill, 4 picnic tables (1 ADA) and a playground near the site (within walking distance) at Gordon Shelter.
Cosmo-Bethel Tennis shelter is a non-reservable facility that can be found at the center of 8 and 4 tennis courts near the border of Gentry Middle School. Park entrance is located on Bethel Street with park hours of 6am-11pm. Accompanied by 2 picnic tables, 5 outlets, lights, and 1 drinking fountain with a jug filler; other park features are as stated: horseshoe pits, playgrounds, volleyball courts, baseball/softball fields, a fishing lake, reservable shelters, restrooms and trails.
Cosmo Park Dexheimer shelter is a reservable facility next to an outdoor volleyball field and horseshoe pits that are across the parking lot (Garrison Shelter right alongside it). Being Columbia's largest park, it is host to the Show-Me State Games as well as many other events! (For more information on reservable park shelters see 'Shelters' under Parks,Trails, & Facilities).
This single-table picnic shelter at Douglass Park is perfect for a family picnic or to provide shade while reading or visiting with friends. It is available on a first come, first served basis. The park has restrooms, a drinking fountain, and many park facilities to enjoy.
This is a non-reservable park shelter complete with 1 picnic table, a drinking fountain and basketball courts right next to it. For reference, South Shelter is positioned neighboring the baseball/softball field and near the border of Douglass High School parking lot.
Downtown Optimist Shelter is a non-reservable shelter. Amenities include 1 ADA drinking fountain , a BBQ grill and 3 picnic tables. Downtown Optimist is a neighborhood park located near Grand Avenue with a half basketball court, aplayground and 2 bicycle racks.
Address: 1001 S Fairview Rd, Columbia, MO 65203, USA
This reservable shelter is located near the volleyball court and towards the border of Fairview Elementary School. Park amenities included are: garden plots, playgrounds, 4 tennis courts along with one junior and regular soccer field.
The shelter shown is located in Cosmo-Bethel Park and can be reserved. Some features include 1 ADA double covered BBQ grill, ADA drinking fountain with jug filler (1), electric, six 110 volt double outlets, lights, one 220 volt outlet and 8 picnic tables. Group size limit can exceed no more than 100 people.
This reservable shelter is located in Cosmo Park with a size limit of 40. It is located right next to the tennis courts and horseshoe pits. Cosmo park is also home to several amenities such as a remote control car track, roller hockey rink, sports fields, & more!
Address: 3579 Ponderosa St, Columbia, MO 65201, USA
Gehrke is a reservable shelter located in Nifong Park and can be accessed from Ponderosa Street. Inside the shelter are 8 picnic tables (1 ADA), BBQ grill, electric conveniences such as outlets, a drinking fountain, and a seating capacity of 64. The Maplewood Home, Walters-Boone County Historical Museum can also be found at this park.
Gordon is a reservable shelter located in Stephens Lake Park that can be accessed via East Broadway near 3 playgrounds. Included with the rental are as listed: concrete patio, ADA double BBQ grill, ADA drinking fountain with jug filler (next to restrooms), electric conveniences (combo lock), picnic tables (9, 1 ADA), and a playground with climbing boulder/swing set next to shelter. Reservations can be made for half or full day.
Grindstone Nature Area includes park features such as a dog-leash free area and trails. Land is extensive with 199 acres (6.0 miles being for multi-use trails). This facility has one BBQ grill and 3 picnic tables.