320 Broadway, Hannibal, MO • (573) 221-0154
  • Hannibal Regional Auxiliary shuttle tour scheduled for May 23 has been canceled due to high water from Bear Creek. It will be rescheduled to September.
  • Senior Dance will be at Greater Days, 111 N. Main St., until the Admiral Coontz Recreation Center reopens.
  • The Admiral Coontz Recreation Center is closed until further notice.

Lover’s Leap

Lover’s Leap is 5 acres of park atop a bluff on the south edge of town, directly off highway 79. Entrance sign is marked. A shelter, barbeque grill, benches, historical information and a lighted flag are there. It offers a panoramic view of Hannibal, the Mississippi River and miles across into Illinois.

Lover's Leap - Hannibal, MO - Picnic Table

Lover's Leap - Hannibal, MO

Park Address

Lover’s Leap
1100 Birch St
Hannibal, MO 63401


Acres: 5
Restrooms: No
BBQ Grill: Yes
Picnic Tables: No

Playground: No
Basketball Court: No
Ball Field: No

Scavenger Hunt

The Hannibal Parks & Recreation Department has developed Scavenger Hunts to encourage visitors to Hannibal parks. These free activities allow participants to learn more about Hannibal Parks and to earn a free treat from a local business in the process!