Sponsored by the Indian Creek Knights of Columbus
Open Weekends from
October 4 - November 3, 2013
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, in 2012, we had close to 2100 customers go through the maze.
Admission: $5.00 (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 view of the 2013 Swinkey Corn Maze
The Lemongelli family (left to right....Ben, Anna, Frank and Russell) of Indian Creek stop to pose on the 16' bridge. The bridge is back for its fourth year. As you can see, you can walk over the bridge or under it. (Photo taken Sept. 22, 2012)
CURRENT MAZE STATUS
Posted 11/27/13: We are pleased to announce this year's winners in our scavenger hunt drawing. They are:
1st Place (iPod Touch): Jaxson Hermann from Quincy, IL
2nd Place (Kindle Fire HD): Demetri Thomas from Louisiana, MO
3rd Place (Nintendo 3DS): Savannah Utterback from Monroe City, MO
$100 Cash Prize: Haleigh Amos from Monroe City, MO
Congratulations to all our winners!
Posted 11/13/13: We had about 225 customers on our last weekend (Nov. 1-3), bringing our season ending total to about 1775 customers for 2013. We are now CLOSED for the 2013 season.
On behalf of the Indian Creek Knights of Columbus, thank you to all who have supported the Swinkey Corn Maze this past 2013 season, as well as in season's past. It is very much appreciated.
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)