Sports & Outdoor Recreation

From professional and semi-professional sports teams to city parks and trails, there are a multitude of sports and recreation activities in Springfield. 

There are a number of sports teams in the city that are exciting to follow and watch. The Springfield Cardinals provide a great day at the ballpark. Missouri State, Drury and Evangel universities have competitive sports teams with games throughout the year. The Springfield Lasers are a World TeamTennis franchise and play every year in July. 

Getaway Golf is an interactive, educational spin on miniature golf that’s appealing to all ages. The course is themed around travel, showcasing destinations from around the world. You can also hit the mini links at Swing Right Golf and Fun Acre. 

If hiking is your passion, 37 North Expeditions will take you on an adventure you’ll never forget. Experienced hikers handle all the trip planning, all the logistics, even down to the transportation to and from the hiking sites. Beginners and experienced hikers welcome! Also check out the Ozark Greenways Trails Network providing urban and rural trails.

Whatever your passion for sporting and outdoor recreation activities may be, Springfield and the Ozarks has much to offer!