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Top Equestrian Camping near Mark Twain National Forest

158 Reviews

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Best Equestrian Camping Sites Near Mark Twain National Forest, MO (22)

  1. Camper-submitted photo from Timbuktu Campground — Echo Bluff State Park

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    Timbuktu Campground — Echo Bluff State Park

    35 Reviews
    125 Photos
    170 Saves
    Eminence, Missouri

    The park features a primitive group/special-use camping area with a fire ring and restroom facilities. Call the park for information on how to reserve this area.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
  2. Camper-submitted photo from Johnson's Shut-Ins State Park

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    Johnson's Shut-Ins State Park

    55 Reviews
    158 Photos
    443 Saves
    Black, Missouri
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access

    $11 - $32 / night

  3. Camper-submitted photo from Harveys Circle B Campground

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    Harveys Circle B Campground

    5 Reviews
    12 Photos
    42 Saves
    Eminence, Missouri
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • RVs
  4. Camper-submitted photo from Two Rivers Backcountry Camping — Ozark National Scenic Riverway

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    Two Rivers Backcountry Camping — Ozark National Scenic Riverway

    4 Reviews
    4 Photos
    75 Saves
    Eminence, Missouri

    Overview

    In the rolling, forested landscape of Two Rivers, two of America's most beautiful spring-fed rivers combine to make up the Ozark National Scenic Riverways.As the first national park area to protect a wild river system, visitors have plenty of scenic water activities to enjoy as well as hiking, horseback riding and wildlife viewing.

    Recreation

    The crystal clear Current River flows past the campground, offering excellent canoeing, tubing, swimming, and fishing. Jacks Fork meets the Current River nearby. Over 130 miles (209 km) of waterways exist within the park. Find canoe and kayak rentals through our list of Riverways Outfitters on the park website. Several miles of hiking and horseback riding trails crisscross the region, including the Alley Overlook Trail, Chubb Hollow Trail, Ozark Trail, Cave Spring Trail, and Big Springs Trail.

    Facilities

    Open year-round, this campground has flush toilets and shower facilities available April 15 through October 15. Picnic tables, campfire rings, and grills are provided. Roads and parking spurs are paved.

    Natural Features

    Known for its caves, springs, sinkholes and losing streams, the Ozark National Scenic Riverways has over 300 identified Caves/Karst systems within its boundaries. The caves range in size from a rock overhang to almost seven miles of identified passages. Eight caves, including an open sinkhole, have been designated as outstanding natural features. The Ozark forest is mostly white oak and Shortleaf pine, Missouri's only native pine species. Along the rivers, Sycamore, Cottonwood, River birch and maples are common. Redbud and Dogwood are also abundant, putting on a spectacular show during most spring months.

    Nearby Attractions

    Historic and picturesque Alley Mill and scenic Alley Spring are nearby. The mill is open daily in the summer and rangers offer tours upon request. Round Spring and Round Spring Cave are nearby as well, with ranger-guided tours offered daily during summer months.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • RVs
    • Tents
    • Group
    • Equestrian

    $20 / night

  5. Camper-submitted photo from Greer Crossing

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    Greer Crossing

    6 Reviews
    69 Saves
    Alton, Missouri

    Greer Crossing Recreation Area is located on the right side of Eleven Point National Scenic River at about 16.7 miles and offers access to the Eleven Point River for boating and fishing. This Recreation Area offers camping, picnic tables, fire pits, toilet, boat ramp and parking. Fees for Greer Crossing Recreation Area Campground are $10 per single and $15 per double campsite/ night and are paid at the fee tube. There is a 50% discount for anyone who has a Golden Age or Golden Access Passport, a Senior Pass, or an Access Pass. There are 16 single and 3 double mowed sites which offer seclusion and privacy, each with table, fire ring, and lantern post. The campground is set back away from the water’s edge. A campground host is on site in the summer. There is a centrally located vault toilet in the Campground. Drinking water and trash bins are available May 1- October 1. Some activities at Greer Crossing Recreation Area include are hiking, canoeing, wading, and fishing. A picnic area is near the boat access. The picnic area has 4 individual sites, each with a grill and one or more tables. The boating access is one of the most popular launch sites for persons floating the Eleven Point. There is one trail are available for hikers; a 4-mile trail follows the river and through typical Ozark hills up to McCormack Lake then circles back for a 2 mile walk back to Greer. This trail runs along the river and then back along the hillside above the river. Fishing is also very plentiful, there are rainbow trout, small mouth bass, sunfish, just to name a few.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
    • RVs
    • Tents
  6. Camper-submitted photo from Apple Jacks 21

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    Apple Jacks 21

    3 Reviews
    3 Saves
    Eminence, Missouri
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Reservable
    • RVs
    • Tents

    $30 - $200 / night

  7. Camper-submitted photo from Shawnee Creek Backcountry Camping — Ozark National Scenic Riverway
  8. Camper-submitted photo from Turner's mill

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    Turner's mill

    3 Reviews
    9 Photos
    150 Saves
    Alton, Missouri
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • ADA Access
    • Tents
    • Group
    • Equestrian
  9. Camper-submitted photo from Boze Mill Float Camp
  10. Camper-submitted photo from Richard's Canoe Rental & Campground

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