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Plan the Best Camping Trip Around Mark Twain!

You and your family have an incredible opportunity to uncover hidden gems by exploring the Mark Twain Region nestled in the Salt River Hills, Missouri. Start at Mark Twain State Park, labeled “A jewel of a park” by visitors. This state park is gorgeous and well-kept, with hiking trails offering scenic views of the lake.

Additionally, Mark Twain National Forest provides extensive opportunities for hiking amidst nearly 1.5 million acres of breathtaking scenery.

You can also dive into the Water Zone at Mark Twain Lake Jellystone ParkTM. Enjoy towering water slides, ride the waves in the wave pool, grab a tube and float in the lazy river, or sip on a refreshing drink at the Tiki bar. Whatever you choose, there’s no shortage of fun here for the whole family.

But wait, there’s more to the area’s outdoor playground! Venture deeper and check out Missouri’s best kept secret, known as The Big Spring of Van Buren, Missouri. Frequently labeled as “largest fresh water spring in the entire Western Hemisphere,” it averages a flow of 286 million gallons of water a day (for all you trivia nerds out there!).

You can also find a multitude of fun things to do in Hannibal, Missouri. Make the most of your stay and check out some of these exciting attractions:

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    • •  Mark Twain Cave – Explore Missouri’s oldest show cave, where history comes alive! Walk in the footsteps of legends like Jesse James and discover the labyrinth that inspired Mark Twain’s tales. The cave is open year-round and is a constant 52 degrees which makes it the perfect adventure for any day, rain or shine.


    •  Historic Hannibal Tour Take in the scenic views and must-see iconic landmarks of America’s Hometown in a lighthearted ride-along tour. When aboard the tour trucks, guides will bring the stories and legends of Hannibal to life in this 50-minute trip through Hannibal and its colorful past.


    •  Cameron Cave – Put on your flashlight, delve into the depths of one of Missouri’s newest show caves! This 90 minute tour is well-worth the adventure.


So, whether you’re an RV enthusiast, a cabin connoisseur, a glamper at heart, or a rugged tent-pitcher, be sure to lay your head in Mark Twain Lake Jellystone ParkTM. From Boo Boo™ Cabins with all the comforts of home to the Lakeside Lodge equipped with two full bathrooms, a stocked kitchen, and a variety of sleeping arrangements, they have everything you need for an exciting adventure.

What are you waiting for? Your Mark Twain Adventure Awaits! Book your adventure now at Mark Twain Lake Jellystone Park.


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