6 Pristine Hidden Beaches Throughout Missouri You’ve Got To Visit This Summer

Summer’s golden sunshine makes staying indoors pretty challenging. After all, we only have a few precious months to get outside, soak up the sun, and enjoy the heat. One of the best places to spend a hot summer day? At the beach! Here are six beautiful beaches throughout Missouri that are worth a visit.

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What are your favorite hidden beaches throughout Missouri? Is your favorite beach on this list? Let us know in the comments! If you’re overdue for a fun road trip, hit the road on this waterfall road trip in Missouri.

Address: Moonshine Beach, Sunset Cove Township, MO 65616, USA
Address: Long Branch State Park, 28615 Visitor Center Rd, Macon, MO 63552, USA
Address: The Fugitive Beach, 16875 County Rd 5285, Rolla, MO 65401, USA
Address: Wakonda State Park, 32836 State Park Road, La Grange, MO 63448, USA
Address: 0170, 403 MO-134, Kaiser, MO 65047, USA
Address: Smithville Lake, Missouri, USA