Top Adventures in Winona

  • Explore Rocky Falls

    Rocky Falls are located only a short hike away from the parking lot. The swimming hole is also popular, and the adventurous can climb up to the rock face to reach the top of the falls.

    0.4 miles 60 ft gain

  • Explore Alley Spring and Mill within the Ozark National Scenic Riverways

    Alley Spring is the seventh largest spring in Missouri. It is known to extend at least 3000 feet into the hillside and has a known depth of 155 feet. Water surfacing here is known to begin its journey 15 miles away near the town of Summersville as...

    1.4 miles 200 ft gain

  • Hike to Blue Spring

    If you were to place the Statue of Liberty in Blue Spring, the torch of the monument would still be 5 feet below the surface. As part of the Ozark National Scenic Riverways, Blue Spring is a must see and pinnacle of the nature preserve. The 6th la...

    1 miles 29 ft gain

  • Explore Big Spring in the Ozark National Riverways

    With an average daily water discharge rate of 276 Million gallons of water and the largest spring in Missouri it is easy to see how Big Spring got its name. Located in the Ozark National Scenic Riverways, this spring and over 20 other springs near...

    1.8 miles 413 ft gain

  • Explore the Johnson Shut-Ins

    The Shut-Ins Trailhead is located located next to the River Store in the Johnson Shut-Ins State Park day use area.   Simply follow the paved trail for 0.3 miles to the boardwalk and viewing deck.  Here you’ll find stairs accessing the Shut-Ins.   ...

    0.6 miles 25 ft gain

  • Backpack the Bell Mountain Loop

    An offshoot from the Ozark Trail, the Bell Mountain Loop trail offers a 12 mile loop (when starting from the HWY A trail head) that works perfectly as a beginner backpacking trip. The Ozark Trail website offers excellent maps for all sections of t...

    12.1 miles

  • Nearby camping, hotels, and more

    • Eminence, Missouri

      Alley Spring

      Overview The rolling, forested landscape around Alley Spring is where two of America's most beautiful spring-fed rivers combine to make up the Ozark National Scenic Riverways. As the first national...

    • Van Buren, Missouri

      Watercress

      Overview ***Watercress sustained substantial damage to the pavilions during the 2017 flood, they are not reservable at this time, however the boat ramp is still open for public use.*** Watercress...

    • Eminence, Missouri

      Echo Bluff Lodge

      This 33 room Lodge and Cabins offers a full restaurant and store.  It also can accommodate weddings and family reunions up to 150 people.  

      From $109/night

    • Bunker, Missouri

      Loggers Lake Campground

      Overview Located deep in the interior forests of Shannon County, Logger's Lake Campground is situated along the southeast shore of Logger's Lake. Constructed in 1942, this spring-fed lake is mainta...

    • Ellington, Missouri

      Webb Creek Park

      Overview Webb Creek Campground on Clearwater Lake greets visitors with excellent camping, fishing, swimming, boating and picnicking opportunities. Water sport enthusiasts love the lakes diverse of...

    • Ellsinore, Missouri

      Pinewoods Lake Rec Area

      Overview Pinewoods Lake Recreation Area sits next to Pinewoods Lake in southeastern Missouri. It is an ideal location to enjoy lake fishing and scenic trails.Recreation A 1.3-mile walking trail sur...

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