These 10 Charming Waterfront Towns In Missouri Are Perfect For A Day Trip

There are few places as charming as a Missouri riverfront town. The Mississippi and Missouri rivers were important for the early settlers of Missouri and many of our oldest towns sit on the banks of these impressive rivers. Spend time in one of the many historic riverfront towns or spend the weekend at either of Missouri’s lake communities. The following are 10 of our favorite waterfront towns in Missouri that we think are picture perfect for a day trip.

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Have you been to any of these waterfront towns in Missouri? Are you planning to visit any of them this summer? Let us know in the comments below!