Sponsored by the Indian Creek Knights of Columbus
Open Weekends from
September 21 - October 28, 2012
Fridays (5 PM - 9 PM*) Saturdays (12 Noon - 9 PM*) Sundays (12 Noon - 4 PM*)
*Closing time represents when the last person is let in the maze
ALL MONEY raised goes to support the Indian Creek Knights of Columbus Council and its charities.
Last year was a record breaking year for the maze as we had about 2300 customers
Admission: $6.00 (ages 5 and up) FREE (ages 4 and under)
Complete the scavenger hunt inside the maze and be entered to win an iPod Touch, Kindle Fire or Nintendo DS.
Maze also contains a 16' bridge you can walk over or under
Concession Stand (porkburgers, hot dogs, chips, soda, water and ice cream sandwiches for sale)
Pumpkins for Sale
Group rates: 15 or more customers, $1.00 off each admission
Pavilion with picnic tables available for group use
Groups welcome during the weekday...call for scheduling
Coming at night? Don't Forget Your Flashlight!
Glow in the dark necklaces for sale - $1.00
DIRECTIONS: Located in Indian Creek, MO: 5 miles southwest of Monroe City, MO, on Hwy 24 - turn south off Hwy. 24 onto Monroe Rd 533 (paved road but NOT Route HH - look for maze sign on Hwy. 24) into the village of Indian Creek - the maze is located about a quarter mile off Hwy. 24, just past St. Stephen Church. Maze headquarters are in the pavilion on the left hand side of the road.
Go to our "Directions" page to look at a MAP QUEST map to the maze.
Contact Sam Smith 573-822-2023 (cell) 573-735-2242 (home)
Aerial veiw of the 2012 Swinkey Corn Maze
The Lemongelli family (left to right....Ben, Anna, Frank and Russell) of Indian Creek stop to pose on the bridge. The bridge is back for its third year. This year we've added an 8' section, making it a 16' bridge. As you can see, you can walk over the bridge or under it. (Photo taken Sept. 22, 2012)
CURRENT MAZE STATUS
Posted 11/1/12: We are officially CLOSED for the 2012 season.
Posted 11/1/12: We had about 445 customers this past weekend (Oct. 26-28), giving us a total of about 2090 customers for the season. If you made it out to the maze, we want to say thank you and we hope you had an enjoyable time.
Posted 11/14/12: We are pleased to announce this season's winners in the scavenger hunt drawing. Congratulation to:
FIRST PLACE: Macy Redman of Spalding, MO...Macy chose the Nintendo 3DS
SECOND PLACE: Zach Stamper of Moberly, MO...Zach chose the Kindle Fire
THIRD PLACE: Sharee Lincoln of Monroe City, MO...Sharee won the Ipod Touch
$100 Cash Prize: Hannah Story of Monroe City, MO
Thank you for your support of the Swinkey Corn Maze.
Sam Smith, maze chairman
Indian Creek Knights of Columbus
Kylie and Haylie Begley of Palmyra find one of the 12 straw bales in the scavenger hunt. (Photo taken Sept. 25, 2011)
Joe Karlinski, Evan Lewis, Christopher Lewis, Ryan Deloney, Josie Lewis and Rachel Deloney of Hannibal rest before going into the maze. (Photo taken Sept. 25, 2011)
Oskar and Rosalyn Cobb of Harrisburg prepare to pick out the perfect pumpkin. (Photo taken Sept. 25, 2011)
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Ben and Anna Lemongelli of Indian Creek color in (with the blue colored magic marker that it tied to the bale) their scavenger hunt guide after finding straw bale #1 in the scavenger hunt. (Photo taken Sept. 30, 2011)
Kimberly Sims of Indian Creek fills in her scavenger hunt guide with the green magic marker that is tied to straw bale #2. (Photo taken Sept. 30, 2011)
This group from Palmyra rests in the pavilion after going through the maze on a Friday night. (Photo taken Sept. 30, 2011)
Swinkey Corn Maze chairman, (far left) Sam Smith, and fellow Indian Creek natives (left to right) Ben Lemongelli, Anna Lemongelli, Mary Sims and Kimberly Sims pose on the bridge. (Photo taken Sept. 2010)
Kimberly Sims of Indian Creek ponders her next move. (Photo taken Sept. 30, 2012)