There are so many gorgeous waterways in Missouri. However, there is one place in the Show Me State that has such vivid sapphire blue water it will take your breath away. The sapphire spring Missouri is one of the most beautiful and peaceful places in the state. You won’t believe you’re still in Missouri. Head to Eminence, where you will enter the Ozark National Scenic Riverways to find Blue Spring Missouri. This stunning spring is aptly named and once the waters emerge along the trail you won’t be able to look away!

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Swimming Holes In Missouri

Where are there swimming holes in Missouri?

Since you can’t swim in Blue Springs, check out these other great swimming holes in Missouri to get your summer refreshment.

  • Finger Lakes State Park – Columbia
  • Big Creek in Sam A. Baker State Park – Patterson
  • Big River in St. Francois State Park – Bonne Terre
  • Castor River Shut-Ins – Fredericktown
  • Rocky Falls Shut-In – Winona
  • Lake Lincoln – Troy
  • Johnson's Shut In – Middle Brook
  • Wakonda Lake – La Grange
  • Stockton State Park


What are other natural attractions in Missouri?

While you’re at it, visit these beautiful natural attractions in Missouri.

  • Marble Creek Recreation Area
  • Taum Sauk Mountain
  • Echo Bluff State Park
  • Rocky Falls
  • Cave Vinyard and Winery