Montauk State Park
"The Home of"
A subsidiary of

Crystal clear Current River
"A river runs through it"

Camping & Hiking
  • Tents - Camp Kitchen - Lighting
  • Sleeping Gear - Mattresses
  • Binoculars - Footwear - Camp Games

    > All Outdoor Recreation

  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing - Knives & Tools
  • Trout Baits & Lures
  • Fishing Rods - Reels - Lures

    > All Fishing

  • Boating & Watersports
  • Canoes, Kayaks & Rafts
  • Paddles - Motors
  • Swimming - Flotation Devices

    > All Boating & Watersports

  • General Information & News


    PARK MAP 1 // PARK MAP 2 // PARK MAP 3

    "An Indian word, Montauk is believed to mean "hilly" or "fort country", and was used by Algonquin Indians to refer to the tribe inhabiting the western part of Long Island."


    Montauk State Park Hours & General Information - Current River Headwaters

    Montauk State Park Firewood Advisory - FIREWOOD ADVISORY

    Montauk State Park Felt Soled Waders Ban - WADERS BAN ADVISORY

    Missouri Scenic Rivers on Facebook - News from visitors. Also visit Missouri Marketplace on Facebook (Buy/Sell/Trade).


    Montauk Trout Quick Fishing Guide (Updated 3-2014)
    Section Daily Limit Possession Limit Size Limit Bait Restrictions
    Montauk State Park
    Baptist* to Cedar Grove
    4 fish
    1 fish
    8 fish
    8 fish
    Brown-15" min. / Rainbow-No min.
    18" min. for all trout
    Flies & Artificial Lures Only
    *Montauk Park Boundary
    **Area Dependent----(Click Here) and (Click Here)----

    Montauk Fishing Reports - And more Montauk fishing reports here.

    Trout Fly Fishing Gear For Sale - Stock up and support a Missouri Stream Team via these links! Regular trout fishing gear here.

    Recommended Montauk Fishing Forum - Two thumbs up!

    Montauk Fishing Guide - By Sam Potter.

    Missouri Fly Fishing Hatch Chart - Useful for Montauk State Park fly fishermen!

    Montauk State Park Trout Fishing Regulations

    Trout Producing Montauk Baits - From my own personal research.

    How to Clean a Trout

    Missouri Trout Hunter's Montauk Page - Current River's Montauk State Park Trout fishing tips & info.!

    Montauk Trout Stocking Schedule

    Montauk Spring Fly Fishing Write-Up

    Opening Day 2013 Pics

    Best Camping Machete on the Market


    Montauk State Park Campground Hosts

    Montauk State Park Campground Reservations & Info. With loop maps (with site pics). MEET UP --- REVIEWS

    Montauk State Park Lodge (Cabins & Motel) - 877-386-4383, MEET UP --- REVIEWS

    Got a tree? If so, then visit Missouri based!

    Happy Pappy's Montauk RV Park & Store - (573) 548-7777 MEET UP --- REVIEWS

    Eagles Park - (573) 548-3000, Owner Dave Dawson is a great guy with an informative website! MEET UP --- REVIEWS

    Reeds Cabins - (573) 548-2222, 1/2 mile up the road from Current River's Montauk State Park. Home of the Montauk Style Hot Dog (Mmmmm!). MEET UP --- REVIEWS

    Trade Winds RV Park - (573) 674-2139, Up the road 6 mi. from Current River's Montauk State Park . MEET UP --- REVIEWS

    Camping Spots Downstream - More options outside of the park. MEET UP

    Flower Pot Lights Resource For Montauk RV'ers - A growing in popularity RV camper awning fixture as seen through Montauk State Park.

    Funny Campfire Roasting Tools - Also see another style here.


    Montauk State Park Trails *There are 3* - Teva Dozers are recommended for river hiking.

    Things To See & Do / Events

    Montauk State Park Events

    Montauk Springs

    Montauk State Park Hatchery - The Missouri Department of Conservation sponsors tours of the trout hatcheries. For information on a schedule of tours, contact the hatchery personnel at (573) 548-2585.

    Bo's Hollow
    - Just 2 miles south of Montauk, take a step back in time - Model A Ford Tours - Beef Jerky.

    Montauk State Park Store & Dining - Reservations are not necessary.

    Missouri Arrowheads - Go arrowhead hunting!

    Photos & Video

    MDC Opening Day Video

    MSR 2007 Montauk Video - A fisherman catches one while video I'm taping!

    Various Montauk State Park Pictures Via Webshots - Located on the upper Current River.

    Montauk State Park Photo Gallery 1

    Montauk State Park Photo Gallery 2

    Opening Day & Rose Holland Trout Derby Photos - Compliments of

    Cornhole Camping Game

    The Tossing Games Forum - Camping Games

    Contact Info.

    Montauk State Park
    RR 5, Box 279, Salem, MO 65560
    Department of Natural Resources
    General (Ranger): (573) 548-2201
    Hatchery Tours: (573) 548-2585
    Montauk Mill Tours: (573) 548-2225
    Lodging/Dining/Store: (573) 548-2434 / 1-800-334-6946




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