Shaw Nature Reserve
Twenty-four hundred acres of natural Ozark landscape with 1.5 miles of Meramec River frontage and a diversity of native plant and animal habitats. Ponds, prairies, woodlands, wild flowers and hiking trails. Adults, $5; seniors 65-plus, $3; children 12 and under, free.
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Not a lot of things to do but if you like hiking and seeing a wide variety of plants..flowers and nature...this is the place to go. Reserve is kept very clean and the whole area is very quiet and...Full Review
Perhaps it was the time of year that I visited (August), but I was pretty disappointed. There is nothing here that you cannot find for free in many of MO's beautiful parks. Note that they close...Full Review