Missouri Recreation Areas

Looking for awesome outdoor recreation areas in Missouri? View Missouri parks and recreation areas below, listed in alphabetical order. Each listing has images, full description, map, directions, activities, phone number, and links to campgrounds and hiking trails within the recreation area.

American National Fish and Wildlife Museum: Wonders of Wild, Missouri Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Home Phone (877) 245-9453 Activities INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, VISITOR CENTER Campground Reservations Missouri Campgrounds Hiking Trails Missouri Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Missouri Recreation Areas | American National Fish and Wildlife Museum The American National Fish and Wildlife Museum, Wonders of Wildlife, is a $52 million, 92,000-square-foot museum celebrating man’s

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Blue Springs Lake, Missouri Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Located in Jackson County’s Flemming Park. From I-470 exit East on Woods Chapel Road., Bowlin Road., or 40 HWY. Phone (816) 761-6194 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE Campground Reservations Missouri Campgrounds Hiking Trails Missouri Hiking

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Clearwater Lake, Missouri Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions 7 miles west of Piedmont, or 120 miles south of St. Louis via US 67, then west on MO 34. Phone (573) 223-7777 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE Campground Reservations Missouri Campgrounds | BLUFF

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Gateway Arch National Park, Missouri Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions For directions click on the provided link Phone (314) 655-1600 Campground Reservations Missouri Campgrounds Hiking Trails Missouri Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Missouri Recreation Areas | Gateway Arch National Park Official Website | Gateway Arch National Park Map The Gateway Arch reflects St. Louis’ role in the Westward Expansion

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Harry S. Truman Lake, Missouri Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Kansas City 19 miles south on US 71, 75 miles east on MO 7, to Warsaw, 1 mile North. Phone (660) 438-7317 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, PICNICKING, VISITOR CENTER, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, SWIMMING SITE, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER

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Illinois River – Riverlands, Missouri Recreation Area Info & Images

Phone (636) 899-2600 Activities BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, HIKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING Campground Reservations Missouri Campgrounds Hiking Trails Missouri Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Missouri Recreation Areas | Illinois River – Riverlands Trail Map | Facebook | Illinois River – Riverlands Photo Album | Illinois River – Riverlands

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Long Branch Lake, Missouri Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Columbia, 59 miles north on US 63 to Macon, then 2 miles west on US 36. Phone (660) 385-2108 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, VISITOR CENTER, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Campground Reservations Missouri Campgrounds Hiking Trails Missouri Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More

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Longview Lake, Missouri Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Located in Lee’s Summit and Kansas City MO. From I-470 Exit onto Raytown Rd and turn North. Phone (816) 761-6194 Activities WILDLIFE VIEWING Campground Reservations Missouri Campgrounds Hiking Trails Missouri Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Missouri Recreation Areas | Longview Lake Website | Longview Lake Photo Album Located in

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Mark Twain Lake, Missouri Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Located 28 miles southwest of historic Hannibal, MO and 120 miles northwest of St. Louis, MO. Phone (573) 735-4097 Activities BOATING, CLIMBING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, PICNICKING, VISITOR CENTER, WATER SPORTS, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE, HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED, ENVIRONMENTAL

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Mark Twain National Forest, Missouri Recreation Area Info & Images

Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, PICNICKING, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, WILDLIFE VIEWING, SWIMMING, HORSE CAMPING Campground Reservations Missouri Campgrounds | COUNCIL BLUFF RECREATION AREA | RED BLUFF CAMPGROUND | SUTTON BLUFF RECREATION AREA | LANE SPRING RECREATION AREA | COBB RIDGE | SHELL

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Mingo Wilderness, Missouri Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Mingo Wilderness nestles between the gentle rolling hills of the Ozark Plateau and the boothill region of southeast Missouri. Located one mile north of Puxico, Missouri, the Refuge Office is a good place to find information on the wilderness, visitor rules, wildlife viewing opportunities, and other information. The Visitor

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Mississippi River – Upper, Missouri Recreation Area Info & Images

Phone (636) 899-2600 Activities BIKING, BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, VISITOR CENTER, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE, HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED Campground Reservations Missouri Campgrounds Hiking Trails Missouri Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Missouri Recreation Areas | Meeting of

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Pomme De Terre Lake, Missouri Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Springfield, 53 miles north on US 65, 5 miles west on US 54, 4 miles south on MO 254. Phone (417) 745-6411 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE, HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Campground Reservations

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Smithville Lake, Missouri Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Kansas City, north on I-29, 15 miles north on US 169, 2 miles east on MO Rd. DD. Phone (816) 532-0174 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, PICNICKING, VISITOR CENTER, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE, HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED

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Table Rock Lake, Missouri Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Springfield, MO. 40 miles south on US 65 to Branson, MO. Then take US 165 west approximately 7 miles to Table Rock Dam. Phone (417) 334-4101 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, VISITOR CENTER, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE, ENVIRONMENTAL

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Wappapello Lake, Missouri Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Southeast Missouri. From St. Louis, travel south 32 miles on I-55 to U.S. 67. Continue south 88 miles to Greenville. Turn left on Highway D, travel south 20 miles. Phone (573) 222-8562 Activities BIKING, BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, VISITOR CENTER, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING,

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