Description

Looking for a summertime adventure? Tubing and camping on the Current River is guaranteed to sweep you off your feet. At Watercress Recreation Area you can soak in the sun and float your days away, then reel in your dinner to grill up at your waterside campsite. First-come, first-served sites have basic amenities, so you can get cozy with Mother Nature. To stretch your legs Continue reading...
Looking for a summertime adventure? Tubing and camping on the Current River is guaranteed to sweep you off your feet. At Watercress Recreation Area you can soak in the sun and float your days away, then reel in your dinner to grill up at your waterside campsite. First-come, first-served sites have basic amenities, so you can get cozy with Mother Nature. To stretch your legs head to the Songbird Trail that has Civil War earthworks overlooking the river for a dash of history. Let these swift moving currents and lush woods cool you down and carry you through summer.
Campsite area
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No. of sites
17
Access
Park at listing
Group sizes
Up to 8 people per site
Potable water available
Fires allowed
Toilet available
Picnic table available
No RV hookup
Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Paddling
OHV
Snow sports
Swimming
Wildlife watching
Wind sports
Climbing
Surfing
Whitewater paddling
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Park
Mark Twain National Forest
State
Missouri
Phone Number
5733644621
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
37.002° N, 91.019° W
$10/night
Tent / RV / Trailer: 17 Sites
(Up to 8 people per site)