History whispers all around us – from the historic buildings we pass during a stroll through town to the oldest trees in Missouri. If you’re a fan of natural history, you’ll absolutely love the more than 500-year-old trees that offer a glimpse into the natural landscape centuries ago. Even better, getting to Missouri’s oldest trees is easy and picturesque.

Have you been to Allred Lake Natural Area to see some of the oldest trees in Missouri? What did you think? Share your experience in the comments! Then take a peek at some of the oldest photos of Missouri.

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