Missouri, "the cave state", contains over 6,000 caves and is rich in beauty. With 51 State Parks, multiple trails and forests, including the Mark Twain National Forest and an abundance of natural springs, there are plenty of opportunities for some outdoor adventure. Arriving in Missouri is easy with 2 major airports in St. Louis and Kansas City. The largest cities are St. Louis, Kansas City, Springfield and Columbia, while the state capital is Jefferson City. The scenic Missouri River runs east-west and joins St. Louis and Kansas City while the Mississippi River runs along the eastern border of the state. Accommodations vary throughout the state and range from modern condo rentals in the city to country home rentals or quiet cabin rentals in the woods.
Missouri offers 2 ski resorts that are great places to learn or develop your skiing and snowboarding skills. While they offer a variety of terrain and trails, Hidden Valley and Snow Creek offer a heavy concentration of beginner and intermediate terrain. Snow tubing is also available for some additional family fun. A variety of lodging options are available close to the resort as well as in town. Choose from cabin rentals or vacation home rentals and enjoy all of the comforts of home while on holiday. No matter what type of vacation accommodations you are looking for, you will find it at Owner Direct Vacation Rentals.