Capture the castle at Ha Ha Tonka, plunge into activities at Missouri's oldest summer camp and take a dip in pretty Pigeon Creek. Here's what to do with your family at Missouri State Parks:
Your family will marvel at the historic castle and myriad geological formations that litter this spectacular park. Hike trails to caves, sinkholes and a vast natural bridge, or play hide-and-seek in the ruins of the turn of the century castle. The tinkling of the spring almost sounds like laughter, or perhaps it's just the laughter of excited children. Boardwalk trails make it easy for families to navigate to these sites, and there's a picnic ground to relax at too.
Billion year old inhabitants and intriguing caves lure hikers to step out in Missouri's State Parks. Here are some of the most memorable hikes in Missouri:
Lakes leaping with trout, outdoor adventures in the Ozark mountain range and thrilling wildlife are some of the attractions of Missouri State Parks for adrenaline junkies. You can always loll by a lake or picnic in the sun after your activities. Here are some sporting favorites: