Hipcamp host John K.
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Missouri Vortex is in the foothills of the Ozarks, 7 miles north of the Katy Trail AKA Lewis and Clark Trail also the Mighty Missouri River and Missouri's most beautiful town "Hermann"....  Bring what you'll need the nearest gas station/store is 15 minutes drive... 8 miles off interstate 70 and 10 miles from Graham Cave State Park where natives lived 15000 years ago...we hav

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Missouri Vortex is in the foothills of the Ozarks, 7 miles north of the Katy Trail AKA Lewis and Clark Trail also the Mighty Missouri River and Missouri's most beautiful town "Hermann"....  Bring what you'll need the nearest gas station/store is 15 minutes drive... 8 miles off interstate 70 and 10 miles from Graham Cave State Park where natives lived 15000 years ago...we have fields, creeks, rivers, trails, gravel roads, forests, rocks, canyons, and caves... The Kraus family owns and operates 60 acres of what was once thousands of acres of German settler family farms in the 1800-1900s... Today we have chickens, catfish, huskies and gardens...It’s also campgrounds, hiking trails and a fishing pond with boats.... The days can be full of activities or just lounging in a hammock.. BBQ’s campfires and star gazing at night is common...  Anyone who donates here please feel free to come visit!! yes I have power... yes there is a clean portal potty on site.. there is a campsite on the lawn of a swimming and fishing pond with dock and row boat you can use... hiking trails and fire pit.   Please take your garbage with you and clean up the camp site when you leave or there will be a cleaning fee.  

!!ATTENTION!! THIS CAMPING PROPERTY IS A HALF MILE UP A RUGGED GRAVEL ROAD WITH DIPS AND LOW WATER CREEK CROSSING, CARS  CAN AND HAVE DRIVIN IT IN AND OUT BUT YOU MIGHT PREFER TO DRIVE A 4X4 AWD OR A FRONT WHEEL DRIVE VEHICLE WITH CLEARANCE.. DURING WET SEASONS OR RAINS THERE WILL MOST LIKLEY BE HIGH WATER AND MUD IF THE ROAD IS FLOODED OR SEVERE WEATHER FORECAST PENDING WE MUST CONSIDER CANCELATION.. ALSO... LAND OWNERS AROUND ME ARE VERY SCARED OF MY CAMPERS TRESPASSING ON THEIR LAND SO PLEASE STAY IN THE LAKE LAWN AND ON MY PROPERTY.

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, trailers, RVs, vans and truck campers
2 sites
Up to 14 guests per site
Park at listing
ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Potable water available
No kitchen
No showers
No picnic table
No wifi
Pack it out
Camping vehicle details
Electrical hookup available
Generators allowed
No water hookup
No sewage hookup
No TV hookup
Have a question? Send John a message!
  • Check in: After 2PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Strict
  • On arrival: Go straight to camp
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 18 months out

Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Paddling
Wind sports
Swimming
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Missouri Vortex in Missouri.

Forest
Lake
Prairie, meadow, ...
River, stream, or...
Swimming hole
Wetlands
Farm
Ranch

The vibe at Missouri Vortex

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Hipcamper ALLISON
Allison M.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
April 7th, 2020

Communicative and accomidating.

Hipcamper Jeffery

Paradise/rad/camping/skate/art

Jeffery G.
recommends this listing.
(Site 3)
May 3rd, 2020

This hidden paradise was way more then i expected highly recommend perfect for any type of camper i will be back i call this my private paradise
art/skate/camp

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Hipcamper Emily

Hidden gem

Emily F.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
May 10th, 2020

Love Love LOVE this site! We will definitely be back. Site 96 on the pond lawn is gorgeous. Big ole catfish, private but open and beautiful views. The guys had everything freshly mowed for our stay, thank you so much for sharing your land with us!

Hipcamper Emily

Repeat bookers

Emily F.
recommends this listing.
(Site 12)
June 3rd, 2020

We absolutely love it here and John is such a wonderful host. We’ve repeat booked and brought more family to enjoy fishing, creek exploration, he even let us use his metal boat to paddle around the pond. Beautiful, private, perfect!

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Hipcamper Ashlen
Ashlen H.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
May 24th, 2020

very good i got a sunburn but that’s not his fault

Hipcamper Cameron W.
has mixed feelings towards this listing.
(Site 2)
May 11th, 2020
Property
Missouri Vortex
State
Missouri
Country
United States
$45/night
2 Sites
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