Couple walking through The Springfield Conservation Nature Center

Exploring Galloway

Galloway is quiet on Sundays, typically, as church hours keep this stretch of Lone Pine Avenue untouched by traffic. It’s a simple delight to take time to wander from Sequiota Park down to the Galloway Creek Greenway, the first trail in Missouri to become a National Recreation Trail in 2003 by the…

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The Magic of C-Street

There’s a kind of magic on Historic Commercial Street (affectionately known as C-Street) that you just can’t find anywhere else in Springfield. Maybe it’s the variety of beautiful architecture from bygone eras, the bevy of dining options or the vintage and artisanal shopping. Perhaps it’s the live…

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Walk, Ride, Or Float Your Way Through The Ozarks

When it comes to exploring the outdoors, stay on the beaten path or take a walk on the wild side with trails for all skill levels and abilities in southwest Missouri and northwest Arkansas. Ozark Greenways Galloway Creek Greenway Ozark Greenways offers a diversity of trails including…

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10 Beautiful Parks & Gardens Around The Ozarks

Springfield, Missouri and the Ozarks are home to many beautiful parks and gardens. We asked our readers to submit their photos of various parks and gardens around Springfield. Here are some of the most beautiful spots they photographed! Ritter Springs Park Photo by Sarah Hitsman A 245-acre park…

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Milling Around The Ozarks

The Ozarks are full of historic mills located a few minutes from Springfield to over two and a half hours. What were once water mills and home to small businesses, check out these historic mills located all over the Ozarks. Ozark Mill View this post on Instagram A post shared by…

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Free Things To Do In Springfield Missouri

Your trip to Springfield doesn't have to be expensive! There are plenty of free things to do around the city that cost nothing. If you're looking for something to do this afternoon, here are several free things to do around Springfield, Missouri. Sculpture Walk Sculpture Walk Known as the museum…

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Discover The African-American Heritage Trail In Springfield

Springfield’s rich African-American heritage is becoming easier to explore thanks to markers being installed at various locations in midtown and downtown neighborhoods. The developing Springfield-Greene County African-American Heritage Trail is comprised of 20 sites dedicated to the area’s…

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