Welcome to UnFUSSY camping . . . 
where relaxation is the
Visit us in the
Foothills of the Ozarks and
enjoy what
UnFUSSY camping is all about.


20279 MO-8 East
Saint James, MO 65559
Office: 573-265-5149      
Cell: 314-303-5504
Email: [email protected]
Webpage: pheasantacrsrv.com

at the moment.


CHECK-IN:     1:00 PM

5 MPH throughout campground - No more, no less.

 We all need our beauty rest:
Sunday through Thursday: 10:00 PM to 6:00 AM
  Friday and Saturday:        10:00 PM to 6:00 AM


        Payment at arrival. We accept cash and checks.

        Credit/Debit payments incur additional convenience fee.

        Check Rates Pages for complete list of fees.

        Present Driver's License for photocopy

        Current vehicle registration and current license plates 

        Sign Camping Waiver

        Proof of current pet shots

Condition of RV:

        RVs must be in good working order - water lines, sewage tanks, awnings, electric,            etc.

        There is no RV age discrimination, however sewer, electric and water components            of your RV must all be working properly.

Cleanliness of Site

        Keep site clean and uncluttered.

        No trash should be left out overnight as there are hungry critters in the woods.

        Be Bear Aware.

        Keep all property confined to your site.

        No clothes lines.


        Park only on gravel areas

        Do not drive/park on grassy areas due to underground pipes. Exception: Overflow            parking areas down by sites 6 - 11 and  and 24 you may park on grass.

        Do not park in such a way it would impact your neighboring sites.

        Use overflow parking if you have a second vehicle.
        Have guests or day visitors use overflow parking.


           PARV is a small Granny business and we strive to give good service at a fair price.

           In reassessing our busines plan and rising electrical costs we no longer offer discounts except to 

           Our published rates nclude taxes.

           Credit/Debit payments will incur a convenience fee as allowed by law .

            Cash and Check payments are gladly accepted at a lower rate than credit/debit payment.

DAY VISITORS as per Insurance Regulations

        Have your visitors register in office and pay $2.00 fee per car and receive rear
        view mirror hang tag.

        $1.00 for each Day Visitor over 12 months of age.

        No pets allowed.

        Review rules.

        Vacate premises at 9:00 PM


        Please keep campsite clean.

        All items of trash should be bagged and brought to dumpster as you exit.

        Alcoholic beverages are allowed at your campsite.

        Do not wash vehicles/RVs.

        No  trash should  be left in fire pits...bottles, cans, food left-overs, etc.

        Parents are responsible for supervision and conduct of children at ALL TIMES.

        Children should not walk on tables, play in fire pits, leave trash about
        campground, throw rocks.

        No children should be playing around trailers or in shower house or on sites of 
        other campers.

        Know rules of bicycle riding and follow one way signs.

        No bike riding after dusk or before 8:00 AM for safety of children.

        Do no harm or destroy grounds, trees, forest. 

        1 2 years and under must have adult supervision in showers and rest room.

         Observe 5 MPH speed limit. Deputy Joe (in the cabin) doesn't want to issue 

         Watch for children, pets and other campers.

         Drive on gravel only.

         No parking on grass.

         Use overflow parking areas if needed.

         Deputy Martin, who stays in the cabin next to office, is a Canine Deputy.  His
         highly trained Belenois dog is kenneled next to the cabin.  Please do not approach
         Leo, attempt to pet him, or in any way antagonize him, for your safety.

         Poop Fairy is on vacation so it's up to you to clean up after pets. Dispose of waste
         properly (bagged and in dumpster.)

         Supervise your pet and keep them under your control and on leash when outside.

         Do not ruin tree bark by chaining pets to trees.

         Restrict excessive barking.

         No agressive pets. (See Pet Rules Page, if you need more information.)

         If you must leave your pet while you are gone, inform office and leave a phone
         number where you can be reached in case of power outage or emergency.
         Please fill in any holes if you have from a 'digging' dog.


         Walking paths are maintained in the adjacent woods to the east of the
         Pets, children, and adults will love taking a stroll in the shady woods.

         Respect Mother Nature's children - the flora and fauna ,by not cutting, breaking,
         removing things from the woods.

         There is poison ivy and snakes and critters in the woods, so be observant and stay
         on paths.

         Gravel road and woods west of campground are privately owned.

         Limit your shower time so all campers have advantage of a hot shower.

         Leave shower clean for next guest. Please no muddy boots/shoes in the shower 

         Keep toilet area clean for next guest.

         Please do not put soiled diapers in trash cans.

         Rinse sinks of toothpaste, shaving residue, etc.

         Adult supervision of children when using showers and restrooms is a good idea.

         Children are not to play in building. FYI: Adult supervision for 15 and under


         Trash goes in dumpster and fires go in fire pits.  Don't mix them up.

         Burn only wood and chracoal in firepit. Place grate on firepit before leaving.

         No food waste, cigarettes butts, egg shells etc. such should be in pit.

         Use only kitchen trash bags TIED SHUT for your trash and put it into back two
         bays of dumpster.  Flatten any boxes.

         When you are leaving, check your fire pit and remove any thing that isn't wood or

         We're trying to keep critters and flies away. We have had several bear sightings on
         adjoining property and front yard, and woods in past two years.


         If you are a smoker, please do not throw your butts on the grounds. 

         When in the woods, do not toss your cigarette butts about.
         No Smoking in the showers and rest rooms for safety sake and out of respect for
         those allergic to smoke.
         No fireworks allowed.


         Have proper screw-in sewer connection to eliminate leakage/odor.

         Have proper sewer seal at both ends of your sewer hose.

         Check for water hose leaks.

         UPON ARRIVAL PLEASE FILL YOUR RV WATER TANK in case of electrical outage 
         which means that we lose access to well water, showers, restroom until electricity           is restored.

         Ice at Pavilion. Wood in woodshed near exit.

         Payment boxes installed by Ice and Wood or at Office Door Drop Box - we work on
         the honor system here.


         Our location is in a low-density population area with no guarantee that you can
         make a connection.

         Park is surrounded by hills, valleys and forested conservtion land with trees in
         center area.

         Wi-Fi is sketchy here - we call it Hillbilly Wi-Fi.

         Log-in  to porch_1 or porch_2 with Password: camper01.
         Conditions that affect connection:  atmospheric conditions, storms, hills and
         valleys, number of RVs in direct line of sight of signal, dense forest coverage.

         Direct TV customers may bring their own DirecTV receiver and coax into our two 
         DirecTV  satellites available on Sites 1 - 5 and 12 - 21.

         RV Rooftop satellites will have difficulty picking up signal on sites # 12, 13, 14, 15,
         16, 19, 20,21.

         Portable Tailgater satellite systems work if you have one.

         Dish satellite has a difficiult time being picked up in this area and their help line
         is not much help for RV'ers.  Good luck.

         Such is life in the boonies.


         No discharging of firearms, explosives or fireworks.

         No soliciting.

         We are family friendly so four letter words are prohibited. Only exception will be
         when trying to park your camper.     $*#@

         No rowdiness, public drunkeness, loud music, abusive language, violent behavior, 

         Violators will be asked to leave the premises and forfeit all fees.


         Our large covered back porch is available for camper use.

         It has ceiling fans, lights, tables, chairs, large screen TV.

         Check with office for use.


         No cigarette or cigars butts to be thrown on grounds or in woods - fire hazard and

         No smoking on Sit-A-Spell Porch or in shower house or rest rooms.

         No butts in fire pits.

         Be respectful of others regarding smoking.


         Be Kind, Be Helpful, Be Clean, Be a Good Neighbor.
         Do not walk through campsites of other campers.
         Keep conversations and music at a respectable level.
         Keep pets and children from disturbing nearby campers.


            We are happy to have on property, Deputy Martin and his trained canine, Leo.
            We ask that parents inform children not to approach the kennel .


         Be sure fire is out.

         Remove trash/debris from firepit, such as egg shells, left over food, bottles, cans.   
​          Only thing in firepits should be wood, ashes or charcoal.

         Place grate back on fire pit. It sure hurts the lawn mower if left in grass.

         Place unused wood on top of grate.

         Place picnic table back on patio.

         Police area for trash, dog waste, etc.

         Leave your site cleaner than you found it.

         Do one last walk around to be sure you are not leaving anything behind.

         Come up to office to pay for any ice or fire wood you used.

         Any spouses or kids left behind will be used for winter shoveling.


         Lint from your navel makes a handy fire starter.
         Warning: Remove lint from navel before applying the match.

​                              Have Fun - Be Safe - Enjoy your stay.

What is Unfussy camping?

It's about releasing your inner self
to enjoy Mother Nature's breathtaking beauty
and making the time to thoroughly relax.

It's about sitting around a campfire, listening to the tweets of the birds in the trees, watching sunsetsover the horizon, walking in the woods, splashing in the nearby streams, checking out the wild flowers, meeting new friends - and clearing the cobwebs out of your soul.

Sprinkle in some great trout fishing at nearby Maramec Spring Park, one of the five trout parks in the state of Missouri - or gas up and cruise along the Mother Road, Route 66 - or sip some local vino or brews at several nearby wineries and craft breweries - and ending your day dining at superb local restaurants - or practicing your outdoor cooking skills over an open campfire.

And if you haven't ever done 'ole school style' river swimming you can head down to the nearby Meramec River Access - be sure and take your cooler, lawn chairs, floats  and sunscreen - and don't forget your fishing poles. You have to admit this sounds like the perfect setting to enjoy unfussy relaxation at the water's edge by soaking up some good ole' Ozark sunshine.

Well - are you are game to remember how camping can be a great out-of-doors experience? Then you're ready for 'unfussy' camping at Phesasnt Acres RV Park.  Spend a night, a weekend or longer. You won't find another RV park and campground surrounded by such lush forest shade and green grassy area.  I am sure you're going to love discovering  what our quiet family and pet friendly RV park is like. Hopefully you will want to come back again and make us your homebase for exploring the Foothills of the Ozarks. We love our 'PARV Friends.

Camping in the Foothills of the Ozarks is the perfect time to stow away all those electronics and let your tour guide be Mother Nature.

​Our physical location in a area of low population density means WiFi, Cell phone and satellite connections are not top notch.  Dang it, nothing we can do about that.

Our apologies in advance.  Believe me - we anxiously await the day that Mid-Missouri technology catches up with the big urban areas. Camping and the wide open out-of-doors can be your opportunity to DETOX from TECHNOLOGY and enjoy the beauty that Momma Nature has to offer - right?


Area Attractions 

Maramec Spring Park
2  miles east with
great year round trout fishing

Historic Route 66
The Mother Road -
A fun afternoon
of adventure on the road

5 Nearby Wineyards
Good Missouri wine and food

Missouri S & T University
in Rolla, Mo.

Fort Leonard Wood Museums
40 Minutes west
at St. Roberts

Little Prairie Lake
Conservation Area
Great fishing off the dock 
for bluegill and bass

Floating Rivers Nearaby
The Huzzah, Courtios and Meramec with many
of local outfitters

Saint James has
outstanding choices

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  We offer beautiful quietness of camping in the woods and

FREE sunshine - FREE breezes - FREE hiking - FREE friendships - 
FREE sunsets  - Free Dew - Free Skeeters - FREE stars

Plus Hot showers and clean bathrooms - 50/30 and 20 Amp RV sites
Level Gravel Back-ins - Patios/Picnic Tables/Firepits - Pet walking trails
Water & Sewer - Dump Station - Covered Pavilion
Basketball Court - Large grassy area and bicycle riding for kids
Covered porch with tables, chairs, ceiling fans and BIG SCREEN TV
Hillbilly wifi and satellite (check out that page for more info)
​And...2500+ hundred acres of adjacent Conservation Land

And we're two miles from trout fishing and river access for water play