Springfield / Route 66 KOA Local Attractions

Local Area Attractions Near Springfield / Route 66 KOA

Go ahead and add another day to your reservation! There are so many fun things to see and do in the Springfield area. Go on a cave tour, catch a foul ball at a Minor League baseball game, or even take a stroll through an historic civil war battlefield. There's even more to see on your return trip!

Civil War Museum/Wilson's Creek National Battlefield
Civil War Museum/Wilson's Creek National Battlefield

Explore the rich Civil War heritage of the Ozark Mountain Country at General Sweeny's Museum of Civil War History and adjacent Wilson's Creek National Battlefield. This facility displays artifacts and weapons of the war in the Trans-Mississippi, more familiarly known as the area west of the Mississippi River.

The visitor center at the Wilson's Creek National Battlefield features a film, a battle map and a museum to provide an introduction to the battlefield and its relevance to the Civil War. Guided tours, historic weapon- firing demonstrations plus picnic area and trails are available.

6424 West Farm Road 182

Republic, MO 65738

417-732-2662

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Fantastic Caverns
Fantastic Caverns

Watch in awe as a Jeep tram drives you into a magnificent cavern where ancient onyx formations grow up from the floor and down from the ceiling with lustrous, colorful coats of moisture. The beauty and mystery of nature is vividly displayed here in the only cave in America large enough for vehicles to drive through.

4872 N Farm Road 125

Springfield, MO 65803

417-833-2010

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Bass Pro Shops/Outdoor World
Bass Pro Shops/Outdoor World

You will observe firsthand the beauty of fish and wildlife from around the world. Learn how vital it is that we practice quality conservation to preserve our environment and its inhabitants through lifelike dioramas and conservation education messages. The captivating decor includes mounted wild game, a 30-foot waterfall, freshwater and saltwater aquariums and an art gallery.

1935 S Campbell Ave

Springfield, MO 65807

417-887-7334

Laura Ingalls Wilder Historic Home
Laura Ingalls Wilder Historic Home

All nine manuscripts for the famous "Little House" books were penned right here on Rocky Ridge Farm. Laura's home is carefully preserved just as she left it. In the museum next door, visitors can see Pa's fiddle, handwritten manuscripts for "Little House" books, keepsakes of the Ingalls and Wilder families, tools and articles, and needlework made by Laura.

3068 State Hwy A

Mansfield, MO 65704

877-924-7126

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7C's Winery
7C's Winery

7C's winery is just a short but beautiful drive from the campground. Here is the winery's mission statement: to produce quality Missouri estate wines in the Ozark Mountain area from American and hybrid grape varieties to introduce consumers to the ancient art of making mead or wine from honey; to provide an enjoyable and educational wine experience without being pretentious; to provide a family friendly environment with a ‘day in the country' theme. We will be partnering with the winery and doing some events at the campground! Look for those special events and don't miss out!

502 E 560th Rd

Walnut Grove, MO 65770

417-788-2263

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Local Area Recreation Near Springfield / Route 66 KOA

Golf

Golf

Deer Lake Golf Course is a challenging eighteen-hole public course adjoining our campground. Springfield boasts many other great courses too -- all in Payne Stewart's home town!

Deer Lake Golf Course

5544 W State Hwy 266

Springfield, MO 65802

417-865-8888

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Shopping

Shopping

You'll find a fantastic 160-store mall, Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World Flagship Store and unique specialty shops all within ten miles.

Battlefield Mall

2825 S Glenstone Ave

Springfield, MO 65804

417-883-4111

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Antique Shopping

Antique Shopping

Like to search for that special one-of-a-kind item? There are many antique shops within one-half hour of campground. Dealers claim some of the most reasonable prices in the country!

Relics Antique Mall and Tea Room

2015 W. Battlefield Rd

Springfield, MO 65804

417-885-0007

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Fishing

Fishing

World-class fishing including great bass, trout and crappie fishing are all within one hour of campground.

Lake Springfield

5324 South Kissick Avenue

Springfield, MO 65804

417-891-1550

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