Rachel's B&B and Black River Cottages
202 West 2nd Street, Annapolis, MO, USAhttp://www.rachelsbb.com573-275-6000
Hwy KK Bridge is Missouri's best access to Missouri's best river, Black! In the summer K Bridge is inundated with folks from around the world who come to swim in the crystal clear waters. Black river is the premier river for Floating.
Jeff's Canoe Rental
K Bridgehttp://www.jeffscanoerentals.com/Home.htm1-573-598-4555Best outfitter for floating Missouri's best river!
From Pilot Knob take Highway 21 north for about 3.75 miles. The entrance to the park will be on thehttp://mdc.mo.gov/discover-nature/places-go/natural-areas/elephant-rocks573-546-3454Huge pink granite boulders, some of them weighing over 600 tons and standing over 20 feet tall, are strewn across a few acres like a giant natural playground.
From Des Arc at the intersection of Highway 143 and Highway 49 travel east and south on Highway 143http://mdc.mo.gov/discover-nature/places-go/natural-areas/mudlick-mountain573-856-4411Mudlick Mountain rises over 880 feet above the Big Creek valley below and includes some of the most significant remaining old-growth forest and woodland stands of the St. Francois Mountains region.
From Eminence head east on Highway 106 and travel 14 miles. Turn right (south) into the Powder Millhttp://mdc.mo.gov/discover-nature/places-go/natural-areas/blue-spring573-323-4236, 573-290-5730“Spring of the Summer Sky.” A large, beautiful, undisturbed spring and spring branch with associated aquatic plants and animals surrounded by forest in the Current River Hills region of the Ozarks.
RR3 Box 37013 Piedmont, Mo. 63957http://www.clearwatermarina.net(573) 223-7224Clearwater Marina is a full service marina nestled in the hills of Southeast Missouri on the beautiful Clearwater Lake.
118 East Maple Pilot Knob, MO 63663-0509http://mostateparks.com/park/fort-davidson-state-historic-site573-546-3454Location of Civil War Battle of Pilot Knob.
Taum Sauk Mountain State Park
148 Taum Sauk Trail Middlebrook, MO 63656http://mostateparks.com/park/taum-sauk-mountain-state-park573-546-2450Located in the St. Francois Mountains, the park's hickory forests and rocky glades provide a beautiful, solitary experience for hikers. A series of trails, including a portion of the Ozark Trail, wind through the park’s picturesque setting and provide awesome views of the surrounding countryside.
148 Taum Sauk Trail Middlebrook, MO 63656-9601http://mostateparks.com/park/johnsons-shut-ins-state-park#573-546-2450Play in the shallows of the East Fork of the Black River. Shoot through Mother Nature’s hydraulics in the shut-ins. Hike a trail that will show you 1.4 billion years of geologic history. Take your horse on a pretty mountain trail. Johnson’s Shut-Ins State Park is a jewel of the system, a place with something for everyone: pretty picnic areas, Ozark landscapes, natural places to swim, great campsites.
Beautiful Spring hidden back in the flood plains of the Black River. This spring is difficult to locate. It is best to schedule a tour with our inn keeper. We have had numerous sighting of the orb visible in these photographs both in the location of the spring and the nearby ruins. As is evident from the photographs these pictures are taken in different seasons.
Black River Traditions
19787 Hwy K, Annapolis, Mo. 63620http://www.blackrivertraditions.com573-598-1209Outfitters for trail riding. Great people. Great fun!
Highway C Trout Farm
18149 Hwy C, Annapolis, Mo. 63620573-546-2438 / 573-604-0429Stocked Rainbow Trout Farm set in the beautiful Ozark Mountains of Missouri. Let the guides know you are staying with Rachel's Bed & Breakfast and they will wave the standard $5.00 fishing fee. The trout are only $4.50 a pound!! What a steal for fresh trout!
Baylee Jo's BBQ
1315 Missouri 21, Ironton, MO 63650http://www.bayleejos.com/Home.htm(573) 546-2100My favorite pig picking palace!! I love Baylee Joe's and I am sure you will too. Wonderful food, great prices, fantastic people!! An absolute must for anyone passing through on their way to Rachel's Bed & Breakfast!
Wally's Park Road Bar & Grill
HWY 143 Patterson, Mo.573-865-4815Real Cajun - Real Good!! Freshest seafood Straight from the ocean! Open from noon - 1:30 am!! Wally's has an amazing menu and spectacular service!