10 1-Mile Hiking Trails In Missouri That Are Totally Kid-Friendly
Spring is just around the corner, which means it’s time to start planning outdoor activities for the family! If you’re interested in showing your children the joys of hiking and all that the outdoors has to offer there are some great trials to start them off on. Instead of spending hours inside doing the research yourself, we’ve compiled a list of 1-mile hikes in Missouri that are entertaining, easy, and kid-friendly!
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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Have you been on any of these awesome trails? Are there other great kid-friendly hikes you would suggest? Let us know in the comments below!
Liz is a Missouri native with a B.A. in English from Mizzou and a M.A. in Non-Profit Administration from Lindenwood University. She works for a STL metro-area community college and enjoys writing, traveling, and indoor cycling. Her true passion is forcing her encyclopedic knowledge of Missouri facts on uninterested strangers from across the globe!
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