Here Is The Most Remote, Isolated Spot In Missouri And It’s Positively Breathtaking

Earlier this week, I introduced you to some pretty awesome places out in the boonies that are worth driving to. But today, I’d like to take you to the most remote area in Missouri. This beautiful, relaxing spot in Mark Twain National Forest is actually the most removed you can get from people in Missouri. The spot, located in the Hercules Glades Wilderness Area, is only 2.2 miles from the road, but once you’re in the forest, it’ll seem like modern civilization is hundreds of miles away.

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:

To learn more about Missouri’s most remote area and how it was discovered, check out this write-up from Remote Footprints, a foundation dedicated to exploration and education. Or, take a look at this video below to experience this peaceful area tucked area in the Hercules Glades:

What’s the most remote area in Missouri you like to venture off for some peace and quiet? If you rather keep it a secret, we don’t blame you. After-all, the less people that know…the more remote it stays.