Story by: Katie Pollock Estes
12 Scenic Getaways to Make the Most of Your Fall
Stellar vacations don’t have to be exhausting, and they don’t have to be halfway across the globe. Sometimes, the best fall escape is one that’s easy-breezy, and 417-land is the perfect jumping-off point for a nearby trip that lets you sit back, relax and just enjoy the view.
Both luxurious and wild, Stonewater Cove Resort offers a ton of adventures at Table Rock Lake. Photo courtesy Stonewater Cove Resort
A Trip into the Wild
Play hard and relax hard—that’s what defines your days at Stonewater Cove Resort. Set in the forest on the edge of Table Rock Lake, this spot offers outdoorsy options for adrenaline junkies who want to connect with the wild Ozarks but rest in luxury. Trails that weave through the woods are available for ATV rides, and there are zip lines you can ride to sail through the trees. After a day spent out in the sun, you can relax at the spa with a hot stone massage before you indulge in a gourmet meal from a menu that changes daily. Dining is included in the rate. The activities at Stonewater Cove can be guided (fishing, ATV tours, wakeboarding, cruises, helicopter tours and more) or can be done solo (hiking, swimming in the pool, mini golf, lawn games and more), and there are even kids programs for the little ones in your crew.
Read the full article: “12 Scenic Getaways to Make the Most of Your Fall” (417 Magazine – Springfield, MO)