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Arcadia Valley Outdoors Land

99%
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240 reviews
· Missouri
150 acres
6 sites
6 RV/Tent
A wooded, more private camping experience with unique site designs and natural elements. Primitive Camping Van/vehicle Camping Small Trailers Glamping Bike Trails, Hiking, creek sit-in' on site! Best of the midwest biking, hiking, Ozark Trail, rock climbing Elephant Rocks Park, Johnson Shut-ins and more swimming holes nearby! Wood for sale on site, $5 per bundle, Fire starters also available. Ask us about our "Really Good At Camping" merchandise. We have shirts, mugs & wine tumblers! *Cash Only* at this time. We Have free stickers! *For camp site locations please refer to our map in the campsite listing photos. We are located just west of the Ironton Water Works Plant and the Shepherd Mountain Lake dam. Turn right after the dam, drive through Shepherd Mountain Lake Park, open the "campground guests only" gate if it is closed, and please close gate behind you. Thank you! No Hook Ups No swimming in the lake and no outside boats, but we have boats for campers to use free of charge! General Store and restroom facilities/showers coming soon!
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Hiking
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Hosted by Arcadia Valley Outdoors C.Joined in January 2021
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184 ratings · 240 reviews
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Roy T.recommends
November 18, 2022
Overlook
Great spot to tent camp in the beautiful Arcadia Valley. Many places close by to visit and sightsee. Campsite was level with a nice fire pit. We stayed in November and didn’t have anyone camping near us.
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Bria J.recommends
November 13, 2022
Bedrock
This was by far the most amazing campsite I’ve ever been to! It had a great view of the woods, and offered a bit of privacy from the main driving trail, seeing as you have to walk through a cute rock trail through some trees to the clearing where the fireplace and tent pads were. We even had a surprise snow storm and the hosts were lovely as they came and checked up on us many times and offered to help with anything we needed. 10/10 Experience; 100% will come again 💚🏕
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Bradley C.recommends
November 13, 2022
Overlook
Welcoming host, well kept site, not a piece of litter or trash in sight! Felt safe and fun.
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Lindsay W.
November 6, 2022
Yin-Yang
The site and fire pit were very nice and well maintained. Very lovely lake nearby and the string lights were very fun. The main down side is property owners nearby left their dogs out all night and let them bark. No fault of the owners but it was very persistent throughout the night unfortunately. Lovely space and would recommend the yin Yang spot!
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Allison D.recommends
November 6, 2022
Terrarium
lovely weekend
We had a great weekend. Very cute and clean campsites with plenty of space! The portapottys were clean and conveniently close. It was rainy friday so i think we were the only people on the grounds! Owners came by Saturday to say hey and tell us they had restocked firewood! Very peaceful and will return. Thanks Guys!!
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Chelsie H.recommends
November 5, 2022
Numero Uno
Great camping in the woods vibes!
This was a really fun place to camp! We loved the layout and feel of Numero Uno, it worked great for a single tent camp. Really appreciated that it was compact enough to be convenient, but also had enough space to have designated areas -- parking pad, fire ring, and tent pad were all nicely spaced so as not to be right on top of each other. Each site is designed differently and has unique features, which we had fun walking around and checking out for future stays. The hosts were very friendly, and the lake next to the campgrounds is a great feature! We didn't have a chance to use the free kayaks or giant SUP board, but would absolutely love to take advantage of them on a longer stay! Great location as well, near lots of fun outdoor destinations. We explored Taum Sauk Mountain during the day, just a 15 minute drive from camp. I look forward to coming back!
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Joe C.recommends
November 1, 2022
Dogg House
Mike is the best dude out there he went out of his way to help multiple rider's coming from out of state you need a solid guy like that!! 🤘🤘
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Cait P.recommends
October 30, 2022
Bedrock
We thought we had rented a site that would allow for our pop up camper but when we got there we realized we hadn’t. The host was super nice and helpful in getting us a solution!
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Mandi F.recommends
October 30, 2022
Overlook
Sites are so pretty and a great peaceful setting! Love this place. Great hosts as well!
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Michelle V.recommends
October 29, 2022
Numero Uno
We loved our stay! Beautiful, quiet campsite with friendly neighbors on each side. Our kids loved exploring the trails and nearby creek. We were very comfortable in our campervan with easy access to the fire. We will be back again soon!
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Michelle V.recommends
October 29, 2022
Terrarium
We loved our stay! Very quiet campsite with friendly neighbors on each side. We were able to park our campervan at the site and have easy access to the fire. Our kids loved exploring the trails and nearby creek. We will be back soon!
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Lon C.recommends
October 26, 2022
Numero Uno
Beautiful camping
Very beautiful campsite. I’ll be back!
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Lily P.recommends
October 24, 2022
Numero Uno
Good times & vibes
Super pretty location! Clean campsite and facilities. Very helpful staff! Primitive in a good way. Would recommend! I want to try the glamping site next time!
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Megan M.recommends
October 24, 2022
Bedrock
Second time staying at the bedrock site because it is awesome! Really private site and the tent is comfortable.
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Eric N.recommends
October 24, 2022
Bedrock
The Bedrock campsite was fantastic. The hosts were friendly and courteous. They definitely take care of their sites, and this one was particularly nice. The tent, camp table, fire pit, and tripod grill were all in great condition and thoughtful additions. I look forward to visiting their campgrounds again!
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Julie S.recommends
October 23, 2022
Dogg House
Quiet, trendy, & super dog friendly
We absolutely LOVED this site and already plan on returning. Each camp site has a unique layout and plenty of space between each one giving you lots of privacy! The host’s provide well maintained porta potty’s, fresh water, and opportunities to slack line and hang out at a communal fire pit if you’re interested! Because of all the trees you will have an immense amount of shade. We visited in October and it was absolutely gorgeous with the leaves changing. There are also trails near by to hike so there is plenty to do. Dog friendly, kid friendly, and fits the needs of whatever style of tent camping you’re in to!
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Hailey H.recommends
October 23, 2022
Numero Uno
Absolutely loved this campground. Each site was well thought out and placed far enough apart from each other where you really got to experience a quiet camping experience. Perfect spot for a weekend of fall camping and we plan on coming back again.
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Jeff S.recommends
October 23, 2022
Nesta Vista
Camping with the kids
Awesome weekend at the campground with the boys. Hosts are great and even though there was a mistake on my part they were super understanding and accommodating. All the sites looked amazing and very nice to stay at. We had the Nesta Vista site. We will definitely be coming back!
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Karen H.recommends
October 21, 2022
Terrarium
Excellent private campsites!
This campground is awesome! The sites are really nicely done with level tent spots and excellent fire pit set ups - and the little fairy lights were such a fun touch. All of the sites are tucked away from each other so we never heard or saw anyone else unless we went on the main road. The hosts are excellent too! Some of the nicest people we’ve ever met hosting a campground! When the shower house/bathrooms are added it will be a really nice upgrade. For now, the woods and the portable potty were sufficient.
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Amber H.recommends
October 17, 2022
Last site on the left
I love the ambiance here. Solar string lights, well built fire pits and plenty of room. Will be back again.
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Danielle R.recommends
October 16, 2022
Dogg House
Private and Wooded
We loved camping at Arcadia Valley Outdoors! This was my second time staying there and it's always great. The campsites are nice and wooded so you feel like you're tucked away in the forest. There are other campers around but the sites are far enough away from one another that you still feel like you have some privacy and space to yourself. We enjoyed walking on the Avo trail and the ring road around all the sites. The fall colors were beautiful during our stay. The campsite is also super close to some great things to do--we went to Elephant Rocks State Park and hiked at Tom Sauk Mountain while we were there. We'll definitely be back!
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Jalin J.recommends
October 16, 2022
Overlook
woodsy & shaded campground.
Wonderful primitive campground with several sites for pop up campers. We stayed at the overlook site and definitely recommend it, there's Beautiful fall foliage in the area. Youll actually be camping along the original trail of tears just on the other side of shepherd mountain lake. The campground was clean and the sites are spacious and a good distance apart. There's many awesome locations to visit nearby that are free. Ironton has anything you might need for your supplies. Every state park we visited nearby was free entry! Beautiful view of the stars at night. Missouri treated us very well on our week vacation and Arcadia valley outdoors was our home away from home.
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Devin R.recommends
October 16, 2022
Terrarium
This place rules! The sites all feel big, unique and well spaced out. The vibe is chill and obviously curated. Will definitely comeback sometime :)
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Rachael J.recommends
October 16, 2022
Arcadian Oasis
Camping with kids
This was a truly wonderful trip! It was the kids first time camping and they loved it! The location was beautiful, the tent was comfortable, and the hosts were helpful! I hope to return soon!
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Theo L.recommends
October 12, 2022
Arcadian Oasis
Thoughtful getaway
Absolutely beautiful. Loving touches through out.
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Angela H.recommends
October 12, 2022
Nesta Vista
Wonderful
AVO was wonderful, peaceful and very clean! The layout was easy to navigate, and we were honored to meet the camp kitty 😺
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Emily J.
October 11, 2022
Bedrock
On the Outskirts
This campground is a general delight, nestled in the trees, and on the edge of a serene lake that houses the town's drinking water. We love the sustainable vibes and friendly hosts that stay there with their pets. The Bedrock campsite is at the bottom of the hill and farthest from everything which is great because it is super private and peaceful. However, we did experience a pack of coyotes running past our campsite in the darkness which was a little unsettling. There is an awesome elevated tent and a large built-in counter/table which were great amenities. We cooked a bunch on the small firepit which was surrounded by stones. Some of the flat rocks allowed for places to rest pots (and even heat food) that were waiting to go over the A-frame grate that hung suspended over the flames. If you love the remote, more rustic feel that is butting right up against nature this one is for you! If you like to feel safe and have watched too many murder shows lately maybe stay at one of the great campsites in the main area closer to the rest of the people. This one is also downhill from the closest bathroom for all of you with small bladders who don't love a good nature pee. Bring extra layers and firewood for the night if the temps are dipping below 50!
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Suzanna L.recommends
October 11, 2022
Yin-Yang
Great location near state parks
Great stay! Lovely spot and quiet campground. Nice lake right nearby and perfect location to visit Elephant Rocks and Johnson's Shutins! We hope to come back soon.
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Julie M.recommends
October 11, 2022
Nesta Vista
This was a wonderful spot for tent camping! Unique touches at each site and not too close to others campers, felt fairly secluded. Convenient toilet locations. We were there 3 nights and never formally met the hosts (drive by waves only😁) but they are doing a great job on upkeep👍 Would definitely recommend🏕️
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Neil H.recommends
October 10, 2022
Bedrock
Our second stay here at AVO. Love the area and the folks that run the place. Have always been very accommodating! Bedrock is a nice site if you want to seclude yourself from others!! See you next year!!
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