WELCOME to unfussy camping . . .  where relaxation is the ultimate goal.

​​Come and stay with us and enjoy our 'unfussy' shady backyard atmosphere . . .
​in the                                            of Missouri and experience:
  Maramec Spring Park
     Three rivers for canoing/kayaking 
       The Trail of Tears
           The Mother Road Route 66
               Year round trout fishing
                   Natural caves and springs
                       Wineries
                           Museums 
                               Missouri S&T University
                                    Fort Leonard Wood
                                        And so much more!

​​Please understand that Wi-Fi and TV reception are practically non-exsistant in this area of Missouri. However, you can look at it as a delightful way to do a 'digital detox' giving you more time  to enjoy our midwestern activities and




We are OPEN YEAR ROUND. Make your reservations anytime you like.
We do book up early for holiday and special events.

Since we are only 5.5 miles from I-44, we can be your homebase RV park
for trout fishing at Maramec Spring Park where you can fish year round.

Foothills of' the Ozarks

enjoy what UN-FUSSY camping is all about.

Need directions via MAP? Select + to enlarge or . . .
        Scroll down for written directions and mileage.

Keep an eye out for our highway sign!
Or look for our YELLOW FRONT DOOR.


FROM SAINT LOUIS:  82.8 Miles.  ​​​


Heading West on I-44 from Exit 272 (Hwy 141) go 82.8 miles to Exit 195 St. James
Take exit ramp and go left on overpass into town. 
You are on MO 8/68 heading towards Salem and Steelville. 
Go 5 miles through town, past golf course, over Dry Fork Creek. 
NOTE: MO Hwy 68 to Salem will veer to the right.   DO NOT TURN RIGHT.
Stay on MO Hwy 8 towards Steelville for .5 mile to top of hill. 
ENTRANCE is on your left past cabin with red roof and grey house with yellow door. 
TURN LEFT immediately after entrance sign and drive around to office ​at back of my home. 


FROM COLUMBIA: 97.4 Miles.



From I-70 Exit 128 (A or B) take Hwy 63 South for 97.4 miles to towards Rolla, MO.
Before Rolla,  turn left at Vichy onto MO Hwy 68 to Saint James.
Continue over I-44 overpass heading into Saint James.
You are on MO 8/68 heading towards Salem and Steelville. 
Go 5 miles through town, past golf course, over Dry Fork Creek. 
NOTE: MO Hwy 68 to Salem will veer to the right.   DO NOT TURN RIGHT.
Stay on MO Hwy 8 towards Steelville for .5 mile to top of hill. 
ENTRANCE is on your left past cabin with red roof and grey house with yellow door. 
TURN LEFT immediately after entrance sign and drive around to office at back of my home. 


FROM SPRINGFIELD: 119.4 Miles.

Heading east on I-44 at Springifield Exit 82 go 119.4 Miles to Exit 195 St. James
Go up ramp at EXIT 195 turining right into town.
You are on MO 8/68 heading towards Salem and Steelville. 
Go 5 miles through town, past golf course, over Dry Fork Creek. 
NOTE: MO Hwy 68 to Salem will veer to the right. DO NOT TURN RIGHT.
Stay on MO Hwy 8 towards Steelville for .5 mile to top of hill. 
ENTRANCE is on your left past cabin with red roof and grey house with yellow door.  
TURN LEFT immediately after entrance sign and drive around to office at back of my home. 

FROM POTOSI:  64.1 Miles.

Take MO Hwy 8 through Potosi all the way to Steelville.
Follow Mo Hwy 8/19 through town of Steelville past the Public Schools
Turn left on MO Hwy 8 towardsiMaramec Spring Park/Saint James for 13 miles.
DO NOT GO TO CUBA.
You will pass Maramec Spring Park on your right. 
PARV is 2 miles past Maramec Spring Park at the top of hill.
TURN RIGHT before entrance sign and follow the road to office at back of my home.