This Easy Fall Hike In Missouri Is Under 2 Miles And You’ll Love Every Step You Take

Hiking doesn’t always have to be strenuous for a great payoff. Here in the Show Me State we have lots of shorter trails that are quick and rewarding. Now that cooler temperatures are on their way, get outside and take an easy hike. Check out this trail in central Missouri that’s under 2-miles and full of stunning fall foliage!

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:

Have you hiked the Grindstone Nature Area loop in Columbia? Tell us what you love about this natural oasis in heart of the city. Share your experiences about this trail or other short hiking trails with us in the comments below.

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