Local Area Attractions
Meramec Caverns -- Stanton, MO
Guided tours by trained rangers are conducted along well-lighted walkways throughout Meramec Caverns . All cavern facilities are accessible to the disabled. Learn how Mother Nature built this ancient limestone "Wine Table" and an entire 5-story mansion...all underground. Open every day except for Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Onondaga Cave State Park - Leasburg, MO
Onondaga Cave is a highly scenic cave because of the great abundance and quality of its cave formations. Stalactites, stalagmite columns, rimstone dams, cave coral, draperies, flowstone, and soda straws extensively decorate the cave. Tours last for approximately 75 minutes and are just under one mile in length. A tour admission fee charged.
Fisher Cave In Meramec State Park -- Sullivan, MO
Nearby Meramec State Park and offers another excursion into Missouris subterranean splendor. The cave, which is toured with hand-held lanterns, includes the largest rimstone dam, column and stalactite of any Missouri show cave. Admission fee charged.
Creative Chainsaw Sculptures & Gifts Shop - Stanton, MO
See the three time grand national champion. Sculptures include animals, birds, people and more. Unique gift items & furniture are for sale in the gift shop.
Local Area Activities
Enjoy a game at Sullivan Golf & Country Club.
Enjoy a hike at Meramec State Park.
Go antiguing in the nearby towns of Sullivan, Union, Eureka, Bouron, Cuba, or St. James!
You can go fishing on the Meramec River for a variety of fish, or for trout head to Meramec Spring Park near Leasburg, MO. Adults (over age 16) must have a valid Missouri fishing license or day permit.
Local Area EventsListing Calendar
Town & Country Fair - Washington, MO
This year's Town & Country Fair is August 6-10 in Washington, Missouri (just 25 miles from our campground). Daily admission is available or you can purchase a package for the entire event. Remember, the admission fees include parking, exhibitions, concerts and other special events
Entertainment Line-Up: 8/7 - Easton Corbin, 8:30 p.m.; 8/8 - 3 Doors Down, 8:30 p.m.; 8/9 - TRACE ADKINS, 8:30 p.m.; 8/10 - David Nail, 8:00 p.m.
Come on out and have a great time!
Wildwood Springs Lodge - Fall Concert Line-up
Meramec Springs Lodge, located in Steelville, MO has announced their fall concert line-up. This small concert venue is the perfect setting to see your favorite performers! Stay at our campground and drive 30 minutes to see a show.
Annual Picture on the Rocker Day
This is the 7th anniversary of the World's Biggest Rocking Chair (it's even in the Guinness Book of World Records!) at the Fanning 66 Outpost and General Store. Show up with your own camera, get a lift ride up to the seat, and have your photo taken; $5 per person. This event happens only once a year.
Old Ironworks Days Festival
Attend this outdoor festival at beautiful Maramec Spring Park near St. James, MO. You'll see old world crafters demonstrate how useful were made in the 1800's. Blue Grass music is performed throughout the day. A per vehicle admission is charged for this fun day.
Gospel Sing with the Lester Family
2014 is the 47th annual Gospel Music Festival held at Meramec Caverns October 15-18, 2014 in Stanton, MO.