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720 mi 1,159 km of trail 6 Recommended Routes

Gems 2 Gems Easy Trails 77 Trails Intermediate Trails 131 Trails Hard Trails 3 Trails
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Gems in Southwest Missouri - 2

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gem Favorite Inside Cassville Natural Bridge, looking out onto the stream.

Cassville Natural Bridge

(1) Cassville, MO
gem Favorite Historic Hulston Mill

Hulston Grist Mill

(1) Greenfield, MO

Recommended Routes in Southwest Missouri - 6

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Favorite A waterfall just past Glade Trail
Intermediate/Difficult

Henning Conservation Area Loop

6.0 mi 9.7 km 675' Up 205.74 m Up 684' Down 208.37 m Down

Branson, MO
Favorite A sunset offers a beautiful backdrop to the meandering waters of the James River.
Easy/Intermediate

Springfield Conservation Nature Center Loop

2.1 mi 3.4 km 166' Up 50.54 m Up 165' Down 50.15 m Down

Springf…, MO
Favorite View from the end of the trail
Intermediate

Lake Springfield Park Loop

2.6 mi 4.1 km 188' Up 57.21 m Up 188' Down 57.32 m Down

Battlef…, MO
Favorite View at the point.
Intermediate

Indian Point Trail

3.1 mi 5.1 km 211' Up 64.29 m Up 211' Down 64.2 m Down

Hermitage, MO
Favorite Typical trail covered in leaves.
Difficult

Berry Bend West

9.9 mi 16.0 km 1,525' Up 464.96 m Up 1,522' Down 464.02 m Down

Warsaw, MO
Favorite Nice view on ridge
Very Difficult

Berry Bend East

17.9 mi 28.8 km 2,528' Up 770.39 m Up 2,539' Down 773.84 m Down

Warsaw, MO

Trails in Southwest Missouri - 205

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248.4 mi 399.8 km #1Katy Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Clinton, MO
Easy/Intermediate
Clinton, MO
1.1 mi 1.8 km #2Ward Branch Greenway
Easy
Battlefield, MO
Easy
Battlefield, MO
1.9 mi 3.0 km #3Kickapoo Island Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Warsaw, MO
Easy/Intermediate
Warsaw, MO
2.2 mi 3.6 km #4Shawnee Bend Bluff Trail
Intermediate
Warsaw, MO
Intermediate
Warsaw, MO
1.1 mi 1.7 km #5Drake Harbor Trail
Intermediate
Warsaw, MO
Intermediate
Warsaw, MO
1.0 mi 1.6 km #6Walton Park Trail
Easy
Nevada, MO
Easy
Nevada, MO
0.8 mi 1.4 km #7Bledsoe Ferry Trail
Easy
Warsaw, MO
Easy
Warsaw, MO
1.4 mi 2.3 km #8Devil's Kitchen Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Cassville, MO
Intermediate/Difficult
Cassville, MO
1.1 mi 1.7 km #9Ward Branch Greenway: Twelve Oaks Connector
Easy/Intermediate
Battlefield, MO
Easy/Intermediate
Battlefield, MO
2.0 mi 3.2 km #10Murder Rock Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Hollister, MO
Intermediate/Difficult
Hollister, MO
5.0 mi 8.0 km #11Galloway Creek Greenway
Easy
Springfield, MO
Easy
Springfield, MO
2.3 mi 3.8 km #12Table Rock Lakeshore Trail
Easy
Hollister, MO
Easy
Hollister, MO
3.9 mi 6.2 km #13Purple Trail
Intermediate
Ozark, MO
Intermediate
Ozark, MO
15.1 mi 24.3 km #14Rutledge Bluff Overlook Trail
Intermediate
Stockton, MO
Intermediate
Stockton, MO
3.3 mi 5.3 km #15Fire Tower Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Cassville, MO
Intermediate/Difficult
Cassville, MO
2.9 mi 4.7 km #16Pilot Knob Trail
Intermediate
Shell Knob, MO
Intermediate
Shell Knob, MO
2.9 mi 4.7 km #17Natural Bridge Hollow
Intermediate
Cassville, MO
Intermediate
Cassville, MO
4.3 mi 7.0 km #18Frisco Greenway
Easy
Joplin, MO
Easy
Joplin, MO
1.1 mi 1.8 km #19Bald Knob Trail (6102)
Intermediate
Sparta, MO
Intermediate
Sparta, MO
12.5 mi 20.1 km #20Come and Get Some (Yellow)
Intermediate
Warsaw, MO
Intermediate
Warsaw, MO

Photos of Southwest Missouri - 95

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A sunset offers a beautiful backdrop to the meandering waters of the James River.
Jan 9, 2017 near Battlef…, MO
There are plenty of paved sections along this trail.
Dec 10, 2019 near Battlef…, MO
Creek/falls
May 14, 2019 near Kissee…, MO
Falls
May 14, 2019 near Kissee…, MO
Falls
May 14, 2019 near Kissee…, MO
Inside Cassville Natural Bridge, looking out onto the stream.
Mar 24, 2020 near Cassville, MO
Sunset on the trail
May 14, 2019 near Battlef…, MO
Trail near the park
May 14, 2019 near Springf…, MO