Few People Know There’s A Missouri Island You Can Walk To

Very few people realize that there is a Missouri River island in the Show Me State that you can access on foot. This beautiful island has over seven miles of trails and is great for all kinds of outdoor recreation. Watch for wildlife, cast a line, or simply enjoy a unique nature destination on Howell Island.

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Have you visited Howell Island? Did you walk the trails or visit for hunting and fishing? Tell us all about it in the comments below.

Wondering what other gems are hidden along the Missouri River? Check out this awesome itinerary that highlights the best attractions along the Missouri River here in the Show Me State.