This Amazing Natural Missouri Water Park Will Make You Long For Summer

Johnson’s Shut-Ins State Park is an 8,647-acre public recreation area on the East Fork Black River in Reynolds County. It is jointly administered with the adjoining Taum Sauk Mountain State Park. Together the two parks cover 16,050 acres in the St. Francois Mountains region of the Missouri Ozarks.

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