13 Gorgeous Beaches in Missouri You Have to Check Out This Summer

Hey, Missourians! Did you know you don’t have to flee to the coast to get a taste of the sweet summertime beach life? We’ve got stellar waterside options right here at home. Below are more than a dozen of our favorites.

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 to any of these beaches? What’s your favorite? Did we miss any we should try to include next time? Let us know!