With hundreds of parks, miles and miles of trails and a more than 1.5 miles of thrilling zip lines, St. Louis is a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts. Jackie Joyner-Kersee, St. Louis area native and Olympic gold medalist, knows just how to experience the great outdoors in St. Louis. Zip through the Go-Ape Adventure Park at Creve Coeur Park, Paddle along the mighty Mississippi with Big Muddy Adventures, or explore the 1,371 acres at Forest Park ranked as America’s greatest city park.
“St. Lou has the best Music, St. Lou has the best Food, St. Lou has the best People, St. Lou has the best of Everything.”
Olympic Gold Medalists and Sports Illustrated ‘Greatest Female Athlete of the 20th Century’, Jackie Joyner-Kersee grew up right here in the St. Louis area. See what Jackie Joyner-Kersee has to say about St. Louis.
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