St. Louis Riverfront St. Louis, MO (located 15 minutes from campground) (877) 982-1410 (314) 923-3048 At 630 ft. our nation's tallest manmade monument has plenty of exciting activities. Take the tram ride to the top, see a documentary film, experience a giant screen movie, visit the Lewis & Clark exhibit in the museum or shopping.
Gateway Arch River BoatsLink: www.gatewayarch.comSt. Louis RiverfrontSt. Louis, MO (located 15 minutes from campground)(877) 982-1410 (314) 923-3048One hour sightseeing cruises, daily. Dinner cruises, private charters and specialty cruises available. Savor delicious cuisine aboard a two-hour moonlight Mississippi River cruise or lunch at the Arch View Cafe. Enjoy live music. Reservations required.
Anheuser-Busch Brewery ToursLink: www.budweisertours.comI-55 & Arsenal St.St. Louis, MO (located 20 minutes from the campground)(314)577-2626Tours include the historic Brew house, Budweiser Clydesdale Stables, lager cellar, packaging plant, and hospitality room. Open daily. FREE
Grants FarmLink: www.grantsfarm.com10501 Gravois Rd.St. Louis, MO (located 30 minutes from campground)(314)843-1700This Busch family estate was once owned by Ulysses S. Grant. See the Animal shows, petting area and take a tram ride through the wildlife preserve. FREE Nominal parking fee. Open mid-April - Oct.
St Louis ZooLink: www.stlzoo.orgForest ParkSt. Louis, MO (located 20 minutes from campground)(314)781-0900World-class zoo with more than 6,600 animals. New exhibits include Penguin & Puffin Coast, River's Edge and the Insectarium. Natural habitat areas include Big Cat Country, Jungle of the Apes, Children's Zoo. Open daily, except Christmas and New Years. General admission FREE
Missouri History MuseumLink: www.mohistory.orgForest ParkSt. Louis, MO (located 20 minutes from campground)(314)746-4599Tour "Seeking St. Louis" a new permanent exhibition spanning two exciting and interactive galleries. Dine in a fabulous restaurant. Watch for special events and traveling exhibitions. Open daily.
St. Louis Art MuseumLink: www.slam.orgForest Park#1 Fine Arts Dr.St. Louis, MO (located 20 minutes from campground)
Missouri Botanical GardensLink: www.mobot.org4344 Shaw Blvd.St. Louis, MO (located 20 minutes from campground)(314) 577-9400 (800) 642-8842The country's oldest botanical park features 79 acres of gorgeous display gardens and historic structures. Admission fee charged.
Lewis & Clark Historic SiteLink: www.campdubois.comOne Lewis & Clark TrailHartford, IL (located 5 minutes from campground)(618) 251-5811Visitor center located at the former Camp River Dubois where Lewis & Clark wintered before embarking on their great trek west. This attraction includes orientation film, 55 ft long keel boat replica, reconstructed Camp River Dubois. It is closed Monday & Tuesday. This attractions is FREE!