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    National Scenic Riverways Missouri

Special Events

Julie O'Donnell with spinning wheel

One of many traditional craftsmen who will be demonstrating the essential skills of yesteryear at the Haunting in the Hills.

Bill O'Donnell

Junior Ranger Day, May 1, 2015 at Alley. Join school kids from around the Ozarks for an educational and fun day. We'll have live birds of prey from the World Bird Sanctuary in St Louis, as well as exhibits and activities from conservation organizations across the Ozarks. Free. For details call Jamie Cleaver at 573-323-4844.

Alley Christmas snow
Alley Mill decorated for Christmas
NPS photo
Demonstrating a corn grinder
Just making breakfast was hard work in the "good old days."
NPS Photo

"What makes a river so restful to people is that it doesn't have any doubt-it is sure to get where it is going, and it doesn't want to go anywhere else." - (Hal Boyle)


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