In the MIdwest, “fall” is synonymous with “foliage” and, as the temperatures drop and the trees start to turn, the hillsides are set afire with every hue of gold, red, yellow, and orange. Here's where to go for colorful fall foliage hikes.
Bryant Creek State Park, one of Missouri’s newest state parks, opened to the public in late September with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
Go Ape Zipline & Adventure Park, located at scenic Creve [...]
About 300 runners descended on downtown Belleville, Illinois, last weekend for the sixth annual Belleville Main Street Marathon and Half Marathon, which was held Saturday, September 24.
Brian Croft, a double alumnus of Southern Illinois University Carbondale, has been selected as the new director of SIU’s Touch of Nature Outdoor Education Center.
The Dardenne Creek Blueway is designed to turn St. Charles County into a paddling hot spot. Phase 1 is now open, with Phase two on the way in fall 2022.
Not everyone likes bedding down with just a sleeping bag between their backsides and the ground. Fortunately, modern campers have an option that provides the invigoration of fresh air and the excitement of new places, but without the (literal) pain in the back — car camping.
We look at 10 lesser-known state parks in Missouri that are worth the trip.
Accessing a dynamic crag for rock climbing at Washington State Park.
The Metro East Park and Recreation District recently approved 20 grant requests totaling $3 million for the development and improvement of public parks, recreation facilities, and regional trails.