Our bed and breakfast lodging at Mark Twain Lake is convenient to so many activities and attractions that your most difficult decision during your stay may be what to do next! Don’t worry, though, we’ll be happy to offer suggestions and provide information, so you can make the most of your time here.
Start planning your Missouri vacation now by visiting the following links:
Mark Twain Lake and Clearance Cannon Dam
Benefits of Clearance Cannon Dam and Mark Twain Lake include flood control and production of hydro-power. But what it is most noted for on the 18,000-acre lake is the excellent boating, fishing, hunting, waterskiing, and swimming.
Mark Twain State Park
The 2,775-acre park is located in the Salt River Hills. The park offers picnic areas, two four-lane boat ramps, a beach, and more than six miles of hiking trails with scenic views of the lake.
20057 State Park Office Road
Stoutsville MO 65283
Mark Twain Birthplace Historical Site
“Recently someone in Missouri has sent me a picture of the house I was born in. Heretofore I have always stated it was a palace, but I shall be more guarded now.” Written by Mark Twain
The shrine contains the two-room 1830’s cabin Samuel Langhorne Clemens was born in. Also in the shrine is the handwritten manuscript of “The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.” A must see when you are in northern Missouri.
37352 Shrine Road
Florida MO 6528
Union Covered Bridge
Union Covered Bridge, built in 1871, is the only one of the four that represents the Burr-arch truss design. It served travelers in Monroe County for 99 years and remains an important structure in the area’s history.
Mark Twain Museum
The museum consists of Mark Twain’s Boyhood Home, Huckleberry Finn House, Becky Thatcher House, J.M. Clemens Justice of the Peace Office, and Grant’s Drug Store. These buildings set the stage for the many stories Mark Twain wrote.
120 North Main Street
Hannibal Missouri 63401
Indian Creek Marina
The closest marina to the Lodge. Boat rentals, Boating and fishing supplies as well as food and drinks.
Mark Twain Country Club
28209 Highway 154
Paris, MO 65275
Mosswood Golf Course
1315 Lakeview Drive
Monroe City, MO 63456
Norwoods Golf Club
18 hole semi private course
open to the public
52651 Norwoods Place
Hannibal, Missouri 52651
The old buildings set the mood to shop for that special piece or two.
Nothing says country more than an auction. If you have never been to one, this would be a great place to start. This is just one of a few local auction companies.
Indian Creek Winery
A stop by the winery is a must to find the bottle of your liking.
Stock car racing every Saturday night April – September
Hwy 24 East