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Plan a visit to New Bryant Creek State Park

Ribbon-cutting ceremony Missouri has a new state park. I attended the opening day ceremonies and ribbon-cutting to open Bryant Creek State Park on Friday, Sept. 23. Bryant Creek State Park is in Douglas County...

Take the extra steps to keep our lands beautiful

I know that if you are reading this you are probably aware of “our out of doors” and I am “preaching to the choir,” but I believe some of this information we all can...

Get ready for great fall hikes in Missouri

By Dave Tobey Hiking in Missouri? You bet! Fall hiking opportunities are plentiful in Missouri. Unfortunately, during the long hot and humid summer you can lose your hiking edge.  Looking for a solution, I...

Fall hiking events underway at ONSR 

Ozark National Scenic Riverways (ONSR) is offering a variety of hiking opportunities this fall. All activities and events are free of charge and pre-registration is not required. Now is the time to start planning...

Spooktacular activities at Missouri State Parks

I have enjoyed many a stroll in Missouri State Parks, but one I took last October was simply spooktacular!  On a road trip to view the fall colors, I stopped at St. Francois State...

Lots to do at Marguerite Bray Conservation Area

Just past the hustle and bustle of the growing college town of Rolla one can find a hidden oasis located off Bridge School Road/CR 7000.  This area of Phelps County is not only home...

Stay safe & be prepared for an RV fire

Surprisingly there are many recreational vehicles that are damaged or completely destroyed by fires each year.  Most of these “campers” are built of wood framing with fiberglass insulation. Many of the fires are started...

Be aware of fire bans in your area & follow warnings

In my travels to western states, seeing burn bans in place is not that unusual. Honestly, it seems almost commonplace to turn on the news and see a wildfire in California or Colorado that...