Missouri Weekend Getaways
Conveniently accessible from every major city in the United States, Missouri is a state that will inspire you to find the world’s most legendary views. From chilly natural springs to gargantuan rock formations, Missouri has plenty of gorgeous natural features that will make you fall in love with Earth. If you are impressed by stunning rock formations, go on a wild adventure in Meremac Caverns. The chambers of this popular cave system are filled with stalactites and calcium deposits. After an exciting underground tour, visit Ha Ha Tonka State Park. Ha Ha Tonka State Park has a wide variety of geographical features, including forests, springs, and rivers. You may also appreciate the historical aspects of the Lake of the Ozarks.
Independence, Missouri, is a city of some 115,000 and the seat of Jackson County. It is located on the western edge and along the Missouri River.
Lake of the Ozarks State Park
Lake of the Ozarks State Park is the largest of Missouri's state parks. The park covers only a fraction of Lake of the Ozarks and adjacent terrain.
Table Rock State Park
Table Rock State Park is a 356-acre Missouri state park on the shores of Table Rock Lake in Taney County. It is located in the Ozark Mountains.