Courses Near Nostalgic Place
If you wish to play golf while staying with us,
allow us to assist you in making arrangements and t-times at one
of our nearby golf courses. There is a nine-hole semi-private
course, Arcadia Valley Country Club, 10 minutes away from Nostalgic
Place; or a 30 minute drive will take you to Crown Pointe Golf
Club ( formerly Eagle Lakes) in Farmington, a 41/2 star course.
Both offer club and cart rentals, putting greens, swimming
pools, and much more.
Hiking, Hunting & Fishing Near Nostalgic Place
If you love to go hiking and picnicking, we suggest
the following locations near Nostalgic Place. You will experience
many of the most spectacular and beautiful scenic areas in the entire
State of Missouri. Make it a romantic and carefree day.
May we also suggest a lovely picnic lunch and bottle of wine from
our special packages?
Additionally, if you are interested
in a guided fishing trip down the Black River with an expert who
knows all of the great "secret holes", or a guided
hunting trip, just let us know & we'll be happy to arrange that
for you as well.
For detailed descriptions of these nature walks,
please see this site on hiking
and biking in
the St. Francois Mountain range of the Missouri Ozarks.
OZARK TRAIL - Some of the most outstanding sections
of this 350 mile trail are in the Arcadia Valley area.
MOUNTAIN WILDERNESS AREA - Pristine
Missouri glades with trailheads located on State Rte. A and Hwy
MOUNTAIN STATE FOREST - Hiking, & hunting on
the third highest mountain in Missouri.
BLUFF LAKE & RECREATION AREA - This 440 acre lake
is the largest of the lakes in the Mark Twain National Forest. The
recreation area serves anglers, campers, picnickers, hikers, bicyclists,
and swimmers. A 13-mile trail for hikers and bicylists
circles the lake along the shore. From Nostalgic Place, Hwy
21 N to Hwy DD.
LAKE CONSERVATION AREA - Hidden, but one of the most
beautiful small lakes in the area with a 12 mile hiking and biking
trail around the lake, picnic areas, and great fishing. From
Nostalgic Place, Hwy E to Crane Pond Lake Road.
MOUNTAIN EQUESTRIAN TRAIL - Perfect for hiking
and part of the Ozark Trail. From Nostalgic Place, 21
North to Hwy N - across from Johnson Shut-Ins. Goggins
Mountain Trail is temporarily closed for construction
of the new Johnson's Shut-ins campground & redevelopment
MOUNTAIN NATURAL AREA - The Devil’s Honeycomb
Trail explores a vast glade on the huge dome-like outcropping of
Pre-Cambrian rock that caps Hughes Mountain. The 430 acres on and
around Hughes Mountain are a designated Missouri Natural area. Unique
Pre-Cambrian rhyolite formations over a billion years old are scattered
around the summit. From Nostalgic Place, Highway 21 North,
to left on Route M then a quarter-mile right on Cedar Creek Road.
MT. STATE FOREST - Hiking trails and hunting use.
Hwy 21 South of Nostalgic Place.
CREEK RECREATION AREA - Beautiful oasis along Marble
Creek. Go swimming and explore this section of the Ozark
Trail. From Nostalgic Place go East on Hwy E.
GARDENS WHITEWATER AREA - Dramatic rushing waters
cascade through Tiemann Shut-Ins. Hiking, picnicking, fishing,
and archery range. From Nostalgic Place take Hwy 72 East.
MINES RECREATION AREA - Historic mine trails and
beautiful scenery along the St. Francois River plus hiking trails,
camping, and picnicking areas. From Nostalgic Place take Hwy 72
East to Hwy "D."