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.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

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!