9 days in Missouri Itinerary

9 days in Missouri Itinerary

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9 days in Missouri Itinerary

Start: Fort Leonard Wood
Drive:  1​h 45​min
1
Springfield
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Lampe
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
3
Ridgedale
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
4
Saint Louis
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
End: Fort Leonard Wood

2
nights
Springfield

Springfield ©
Springfield is the third-largest city in the state of Missouri and the county seat of Greene County. Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): walk around Dogwood Canyon Nature Park. On the next day, admire the majestic nature at Busiek State Forest Wildlife Area and then get outside with Ozark Moonshine Run.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Springfield road trip app .

Fort Leonard Wood to Springfield is an approximately 2-hour car ride. In October in Springfield, expect temperatures between 72°F during the day and 50°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Lampe.

Things to do in Springfield

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Dogwood Canyon Nature Park, Ozark Moonshine Run, Busiek State Forest Wildlife Area
Highlights from your plan
Dogwood Canyon Nature Park ©
Dogwood Canyon Nature Park

2
nights
Lampe

Lampe
Lampe is an unincorporated community in southern Stone County, Missouri, United States. Lampe is known for parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: hike along Lost Canyon Nature Trail and Cave.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Lampe attractions planning site .

You can drive from Springfield to Lampe in 1.5 hours. October in Lampe sees daily highs of 72°F and lows of 51°F at night. On the 29th (Tue), you're off toRidgedale.

Things to do in Lampe

Trails Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Lost Canyon Nature Trail and Cave

2
nights
Ridgedale

Ridgedale ©
Ridgedale is an unincorporated community in southern Taney County, Missouri, United States. For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Ridgedale holiday maker site .

Ridgedale is just a stone's throw from Lampe. In October, daytime highs in Ridgedale are 71°F, while nighttime lows are 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Saint Louis.

Things to do in Ridgedale

Nature Museums Parks

Side Trips

Ponca Elk Education Center, Spring Street Arts, Hemmed-in-Hollow Falls
Highlights from your plan
Hemmed-in-Hollow Falls ©
Hemmed-in-Hollow Falls
Ponca Elk Education Center ©
Ponca Elk Education Center
Spring Street Arts ©
Spring Street Arts

2
nights
Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Lewis & Clark State Historic Site, then see the interesting displays at Campbell House Museum, then examine the collection at National Blues Museum, and finally examine the collection at Cardinals Hall of Fame and Museum.

For photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Saint Louis driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Lampe to Saint Louis takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In October, daily temperatures in Saint Louis can reach 72°F, while at night they dip to 49°F. You'll have a few hours on the 31st (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lewis & Clark State Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Lewis & Clark State Historic Site ©
Lewis & Clark State Historic Site
Campbell House Museum ©
Campbell House Museum
National Blues Museum ©
National Blues Museum

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