Camping Around Bollinger County

Private Campgrounds in Bollinger County

Castor River Campground
Cabins, Camping, and Swimming
573-495-2485

Whippoorwill Lake Family Campground
Cabins, Camping, Swimming, Peddle Boats, Kayaks, Sand Volleyball, Special Events
Season Pass Available
573-238-3995

Arrowhead Campground
573-495-2137

Barks Plantation
Camping, Swimming, Fishing, and Trails
Glen Allen, MO 63751
573-208-8722

Public Land and Campgrounds in Bollinger County
Amidon Memorial Conservation
Amidon Memorial Conservation Area is a 1,630-acre area located on the upper reaches of the Castor River in Bollinger and Madison counties. Evelyn and Ellsworth Amidon donated a portion of the area to the Conservation Department; other tracts were acquired from private landowners and the U.S. Forest Service.
Things to do:  Camping, Hunting, Bird Watching, Trapping, Fishing, Trails
Directions: Amidon Memorial Conservation Area is located south of Route J, approximately eight miles east of Fredericktown. County Road 208 fords the Castor River on the area.
(573) 290-5730

Castor River Conservation Area
Things to do: Open Camping – Walk-in Float-in, Designated Campsites, Individual Campsites, Hunting, Bird Watching, Fishing, Shooting Range, Biking, Horseback Riding, and Hiking. 
Directions: From Marble Hill, take Highway 34 west 12 miles. Continue west to access campgrounds, trails and range, take Route Y south from Highway 34.
(573) 238-2321

Duck Creek Conservation Area
Duck Creek Conservation Area is located nine miles north of Puxico on Highway 51 in Stoddard, Bollinger and Wayne counties. The Missouri Department of Conservation purchased the land for the area in 1950 in order to establish a waterfowl hunting area in conjunction with Mingo National Wildlife Refuge.
Directions: From Puxico, take Highway 51 north 9 miles to the main entrance.
Things to do: Designated Campsites, Individual Campsites, Hunting, Bird Watching, Fishing, Archery Range, Biking, Horseback Riding, and Hiking. 
573-222-3337

Gipsy Towersite
Things to do:  Hunting, Camping
Directions: Gipsy Towersite is west of Route TT onto a private lane in the southwest corner of Bollinger County.
(573) 223-4525

Grassy Towersite
Things to do:  Hunting & Individual Campsites
Directions: From Marble Hill, take Highway 34 west 5 miles, then County Road 508 southeast 1.50 miles.
(573) 290-5730

Hawn Access     
Things to do: Hunting & Fishing
Directions: From Marble Hill, take Highway 51 northwest 7 miles, then Route OO west 1.50 miles, then County Road 846 north 1.25 miles.
573-290-5730

Little Whitewater Conservation Area
Things to do:  Bird Watching, Camping, Hunting
Directions:  From Patton, take Highway 72 west 5 miles, then Route HH north 2.50 miles, and Gravel Road 916 east 2 miles.
573-290-5730

Maple Flats Access
Things to do: Fishing, Bird Watching, Trapping
Directions: From Zalma, take Highway 51 north 0.50 mile.
573-222-3337

Marble Hill Pellegrino Lake at Pellegrino Park
Things to do:  Fishing, Playground Area, Basketball Court, Pavilions
Directions: Pellegrino Park is approximately 0.51 miles west of Marble Hill on Hwy 34.
For Lake Info Contact:  573-290-5730  For Park Equipment & Shelters Contact:  573-238-3622

Sank Conservation Area
Things to do: Hunting, Bird Watching, Trapping
Directions: From Zalma, take Highway 51 north 8 miles.
573-222-3337

Sweetgum Conservation Area
Things to do: Hunting & Fishing
Directions: From Zalma, take Highway 51 north, then Route H north, then County Road 708 west 1.50 miles.
573-290-5730

Neighboring Counties 
Bollinger Mill State Historic Site
113 Bollinger Mill Road
Burfordville, MO 63739-9051
Park Office: (573) 243-4591

Sam A. Baker State Park
5580 State Highway 143
Patterson, MO 63956-9729

Trail of Tears State Park
429 Moccasin Springs
Jackson, MO 63755-8295
Park Office: (573) 290-5268