Shaw Nature Reserve 2019 Early Morning Access

Shaw Nature Reserve now has automated gates at the main entrance. Gates will open and close automatically on the following schedule:

Regular Hours (September 1 to March 31): 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Extended Hours (April 1 to August 31): 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

As a new benefit to Missouri Botanical Garden members, the Nature Reserve will be open between 6 a.m. and 8 a.m. for members to enjoy walking, jogging, birding, and nature study and photography. To take advantage of these early hours, an access code will be required at the gate. 

To receive this access code, please complete the registration form below. Your access code will work for the remainder of the year. You will be required to re-register with us at the beginning of each year to maintain early access. For more information, contact at or 314-577-9505.

Early Access Registration Form 

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Shaw Nature Reserve 2019 Early Morning Access
Tuesday, January 01, 2019 at 12:00 AM
Participant: 1 No Charge

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Missouri Botanical Garden

4344 Shaw Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63110
(314) 577-5100 hours and admission

Butterfly House

Faust Park, 15193 Olive Blvd.
Chesterfield, MO 63017
(636) 530-0076 hours and admission

Shaw Nature Reserve

Hwy. 100 & I-44 Gray Summit, MO 63039
(636) 451-3512 hours and admission