Proposal For
Missouri Wilderness
MWC has published a proposal to move Wilderness designation forward for 7 areas on Mark Twain National Forest and Ozark National Scenic Riverways. Follow the links below for more information.

The Proposal
8M pdf document
2M pdf document

Proposal Summary and Fact Sheets
4.4M pdf document

"Wilderness For Missouri" Newspaper
5.1M pdf document

Proposal Facts Handout
67K Word document
117K pdf document

Learn More About The Proposed Areas
Proposed Wilderness

Wilderness Areas

There are eight Congressionally designated Federal Wilderness Areas in Missouri. Until this page is updated, you can visit has information about all of them.

Missouri also has designated Wild Areas in their state parks. The state-level Wild Areas system is generally modeled after the National Wilderness system. To learn more, visit the MODNR Wild Areas site.