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Outdoor Adventures in Missouri and the Ozarks

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50 Hikes in the Ozarks : Walks, Hikes and Backpacks in the Mountains, Wildernesses and Geological Wonders of Arkansas and Missouri
by Johnny Molloy Details
This guide represents a curated list of walking and hiking trails on both sides of the Arkansas-Missouri line.
A Canoeing and Kayaking Guide to the Ozarks
by Tom Kennon Details
This guide to canoeing and kayaking in the Ozarks emphasizes the Arkansas Ozarks, but it also has sections devoted to the Current, Jack's Fork, and White River among others.
Best Tent Camping. Missouri & the Ozarks
by Steve Henry Details
A guide to the quietest, the most secluded, and the most beautiful camping sites in Missouri. The book includes maps, tips, and suggestions for how and when to plan your stay.
Hiking Ozarks: A Guide to the Area's Greatest Hiking Adventures
by JD Tanner Details
This guide features not only Missouri trails but also trails in Oklahoma, Illinois, and Arkansas.
Ozark Mountain Walk-a-Bout : Trails, Trivia, Trips and Tips
by Tom Swift Details
A unique and opinionated to the Ozark Mountain region from a team of local enthusiasts.
The Best of Fishing, Hunting, Camping, and Boating in Missouri : Tips from an Outdoor Enthusiast
by Charles Farmer Details
Longtime Ozark's writer Charlie Farmer shares from his experiences enjoying Missouri's great outdoors.
The Complete Katy Trail Guidebook: America's Longest Rails-to-Trails Project
by Brett Dufur Details
This guide covers the length of the Katy Trail as well as the many towns along its two hundred mile course.
The Ozarks: Includes Branson, Springfield & Northwest Arkansas
by Ron W. Marr Details
A very thorough guide to the Ozarks region indoors and out. The guide includes listing and recommendations for campgrounds, conservation areas, scenic sightseeing tours, food, and lodging.
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Updated 07/28/2014
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