As your NEW hosts at the St Louis West KOA we are thrilled to bring you new activities to enhance your time at the park. This summer we'll have NEW recreational elements including the Old Fox Creek Gold Mine where you can pan for gold & jewels. Plus rocket launching, fun cycle bikes, out door movies, flashlight lollipop hunts and more!
Panning for Gold
Our NEW attraction coming the summer of 2014 is sure to be your favorite! Come to the Old Fox Creek Mining Company where you can pan for gold - and gemstones, arrowheads, and precious rocks & minerals. The thrill of the discovery will keep you coming back for more! Open everyday. Panning bags are available for purchase in the store.
Fun Cycle Bike Rentals
Take a spin on fun bikes that you don't have at home. Fun Cyles and Banana Peels! $5/half an hour and $7/hour. Come to the front desk! Don't forget your closed toed shoes!
Get ready for a thrill! Rockets are $5 and then design and launch your rocket as many times as you like! Check your weekly calendar for times.
Flashlight Lollipop Hunts
Shhhhhhhh. We're hunting lollipops. We'll start in front of the store at dusk and then parade to a secret location where you'll hunt for sweets in a field of fireflies! Check your weekly calendar for times.
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Daily Summer Activities
Make family memories with Hayrides, Panning for Gold, Ice-cream Socials, Rocket Launches, Outdoor Movies, Crafts, T-Shirt Decorating, Flashlight Lollipop Hunts & more. Ask about weekly schedules.
Autumn Fall Weekend Activities
Cozy up to the campfire and enjoy autumn crafts, hayrides, outdoor movies, rocket launches & more!
Labor Day Weekend
There's still time to make great family memories this summer! What's more quintessential than camping on Labor Day? The pool is still open, s'mores are ready at the campfire and the smell of barbeque on the grill is irresistible!
Value Card Rewards Weekend
This buy-one-get-one-free weekend is our way of saying THANKS for being a loyal guest & value card holder. This is one of the best fall weekends to camp and we're ready to entertain you while you're here!
Camping with Kids 101 with REI
Camping with Kids - Hands On at the St. Louis West KOA
Whether you've been camping for years or wish to learn - now is the time to instill the love of camping in the next generation. We will have an REI Outdoorsman on hand to teach us about camp cooking, safety and entertainment. See what kind of gear you need (or don't need) for maximum ease + comfort on your camping trip. We will have gear from REI set up including a tent for kids to explore and a camping kitchen on display. Your kids will love gathering around real campfire for a twinkie roast!
Now Kids Camp FREE!
Families love staying at the St. Louis West KOA...and now kids camp for FREE!
Meet Your Hosts
"We are so excited to be your NEW hosts at the St Louis West KOA and to help your create family memories that will last a lifetime!"The Bell Family started in the campground business in 1968 when Ted Bell built the San Diego KOA, the 2013 KOA Campground of the Year. We are thrilled to be the NEW operators of the St. Louis West KOA and are excited to bring you NEW facilities and amenities in the coming year, as well as provide you with continued great service from the much valued long-time staff. Josh Bell is at the campground everyday to ensure that you have a GREAT camping experience! Please stop by the front desk and let us know what you think