RV Parks in Mount Vernon, Missouri

RV Parks in Mount Vernon, Missouri
Mount Vernon is located about 15 miles west of Springfield and just east of the border between Missouri and Minnesota. This small town is home to a variety of attractions, including the Spirit of '76 Park. In addition, Mount Vernon has five other city parks, all of which are free and open to the public. There are similarly ample hiking opportunities outside the city limits, too.

Springfield KOA

The Springfield KOA (Kampground of America, a national chain of campgrounds) is located 30 minutes east of downtown Mount Vernon. This KOA provides RV campers with the following amenities: 50-amp service, RVs for rent, pull-through sites, free wireless Internet and a large pavilion for picnicking and lunching. To escape the boundaries of this KOA, take a 10-minute drive due south to Wilson's Creek National Battlefield--a historic site featuring weapons demonstrations as well as hiking trails crisscrossing the battlefield.

Springfield KOA
5775 West Farm Road 140
Springfield, MO 65802
(417) 831-3645

Big Red Barn RV Park

Big Red Barn RV Park is located 40 minutes due west of Mount Vernon. This RV park offers 62 RV sites with full hookups, many pull-through sites, 30- and 50-amp service, cable TV, daily, weekly, and monthly rates and a computer room free for visitors. This RV park is located 40 minutes from the Talbot Conservation Area. Visitors to this site will find more than 4,300 protected acres of greenery, several walking and biking trails and a more strenuous loop trail.

Big Red Barn RV Park
5089 County Lane 138
Carthage MO 64836
(888) 244-2276

Acorn Acres RV Park

Acorn Acres, located in historic Branson, missouri, is about an hour and a half south from Mount Vernon. This RV park offers campers the following amenities: free wireless Internet and cable TV, full hookups, 30- and 50-amp electricity service and a playground for kids. This year-round park is close to many famous theaters of Branson, but also only 45 minutes from the large Mark Twain National Forest. This spread of wilderness provides hundreds of miles of hiking trails.

Acorn Acres RV Park
159 Acorn Acres Lane
Branson, MO 65615
(800) 338-2504

Article Written By Duncan Jenkins

Based in Eugene, Ore., Duncan Jenkins has been writing finance-related articles since 2008. His specialties include personal finance advice, mortgage/equity loans and credit management. Jenkins obtained his bachelor's degree in English from Clark University.

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