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 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
Bring your own tents, vans, trailers, RVs
17 sites
Up to 8 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Amenities
Potable water available
Picnic table available
RV details
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Access type unknown, max length unknown
Surface type unknown, levelness unknown
No hookups

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Paddling
OHV
Snow sports
Swimming
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Watercress Recreation Area.

Beach
Cave
Forest
Hot spring
Lake
River, stream or ...
Swimming hole
Waterfall
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Park
Mark Twain National Forest
State
Missouri
Phone Number
(573) 364-4621
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)