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Johnson's Shut-Ins State Park

Johnson's Shut-Ins State Park

Play 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.

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Black River Lodge has been bringing families together for over 60 years. Some of our guests have shared their memories and stories to help explain the magic of Black River Lodge.

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Black River Lodge provides the perfect base to set out on a new adventure with your family everyday. Check out some of the great places to visit just a short drive from the lodge.

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Black River Lodge

Black River Lodge
1385 County Road 342, Lesterville, MO 63654

(573) 637-2550