The Burr Oak Woods
Blue Springs, MO
The Burr Oak Woods is a wonderful place for visitors in Blue Springs, Missouri. The park has received many enthusiastic reviews from recent visitors. The park is especially popular with bird watching enthusiasts from near and far. There is a nature center in the park with an indoor bird viewing area that is listed by the Audubon Society of Missouri on the Conservation Area Bird List. The park includes several demonstration sites with glades, savannas, woodland natural community restorations, and much more. Demonstrations provided show how tree harvesting and thinning improves forest health and wildlife habitat. In addition, visitors have the chance to use interactive, hands-on displays and exhibits. There is a 3,000 gallon aquarium, an indoor wildlife viewing room, and interpretive exhibits on the fish, forests, and aquatic habitats of Missouri. Hikers will enjoy the six hiking trails, and nature lovers will enjoy the scenic limestone outcrops throughout the woods. As people drive through the area, there is a good chance they will view deer, turkeys, and other wildlife in their natural habitats.
Kansas City, KS
Home to the world?s tallest water slide visitors can face their fear of heights or simply enjoy the interconnected river system that takes you through rapids, currents, and tidal waves. You can ride the wave on the Boogie Bahn surf ride. And there are many activities for little kids such as 13 mini slides. You can relax on beaches or private cabanas, and enjoy a swim up refreshment bar.
The National WW I Museum and Memorial
Kansas City, MO
A museum which celebrates peace and liberty, it commemorates the impact the war had on the global community. There is much to absorb here over 100,000 objects and documents, life size trenches, interactive exhibitions, as you enter the museum you will cross the Paul Sunderland Glass Bridge which is suspended over a poppy field, nine thousand poppies, representing 1000 deaths.
Kansas City East/Oak Grove KOA
Oak Grove, MO
If you want to explore the heartland of America, come to Kansas City East/Oak Grove KOA. This RV park is situated in Kansas City, Missouri, and there is plenty to do on site, as well as in the surrounding area. To make your visit perfect, the site has full hookups. If you don't feel like venturing from the site, take advantage of the jump pad, the swimming pool, mini golf, horseshoes, volleyball, and basketball. Keep fit while having fun. For something different, visit the Horseshoe Creek Mine on site. Here you can pan for gems, fossils, and arrowheads. Your kids will love it. If you fancy venturing further afield, why not visit the Harry S. Truman Library and Museum, or if cars excite you, go to the Kansas Speedway. If you have kids, they will love the LEGOLAND Discovery Center. All members of the family can enjoy Kansas City Zoo and the Sea Life Aquarium. Kansas City also has great shops and lots of places to eat out.
Nelson Atkins Museum of Art
Kansas City, KS
The museum is known for its neoclassical architecture and extensive Asian, European and American collections, you can see prominent photography from artists such as Andy Warhol or view the Hallmark Collection of photos. There is 6,100 square feet, of Native American art to admire as well. You can also enjoy fresh air and the sculpture park where famous sculptures such as Auguste Rodin?s the Thinker and many more can be viewed.
Blue Springs, Missouri Campground
Lee's Summit, MO
Blue Springs, Missouri Campground is in Blue Springs, Missouri, a city about 20 miles east of Kansas City, Missouri. The campground is clean and nicely landscaped. There are 82 campsites on the premises. Full hookups are available on 30 of the sites while 13 sites have electric and water. Ten sites have only electric. There is an attendant on duty at all time. The showers and restrooms are excellent and available for registered guests. The park also provides ice, firewood, picnic tables, laundry, grills, and a playground. There are excellent recreational facilities in the area including lakes, marinas, and public swimming beaches. The golf courses in the area are outstanding. There are also hiking and biking trails for some relaxing time in the outdoors. Anglers will find fishing holes with the chance of a delicious fish dinner at the end of the day. The proximity of Kansas City provides endless opportunities for an enjoyable camping trip.
Clinton State Park
If you are interested in boating and fishing, head over to the Clinton State Park in Lawrence, Kansas, with your RV. Even if you're not keen on watersports, this is still a great place to go. You get full hookup, WiFi, and cable TV. The bathrooms here are large and clean, and you get picnic tables on your site. The sites are wide so you get plenty of space between you and your neighbours, and there are trees for shade. There is plenty to do on site if you don't want to go out. You get both waterfront and pool access, there is a trail to hike along, which takes you to the lake, and there is a playground for the kids as well as a pet area. If you want to venture further afield, you are just 17 miles from the city of Lawrence, where you can shop until you drop. There are also plenty of restaurants here, from fast food to fine dining. Massachusetts Street is the place to go for great shops and restaurants. If you are a history buff, why not visit the Biodiversity Institute & Natural History Museum.
Deer Creek Valley RV Park
In a quiet setting just off I-70 in Topeka, Kansas, near major shopping centers, restaurants and other equally important services, you'll find the Deer Creek Valley RV Park. Along with beautiful landscaping and surrounded by trees, the fully fenced park has a security gate, and is just a short ride from Lake Shawnee where you can enjoy fishing, boating, jet skiing, paddle boating, and a beautiful hiking and biking trail around the entire lake. The huge, level concrete pull throughs include roomy patios and all the hookups you'll need, which will make your stay here as comfortable as you could wish for on an RV road trip. The restrooms are fully automatic, with great water pressure and hot showers, and the laundry is housed in the same building. A swimming pool, playground and large fenced pet play area is available on site, and there are strict rules against barking dogs ? great news for people who value their sleep.