Grand Falls

75
5400 S. Riverside Drive
Joplin, MO 64804
Phone: 800-657-2534
Dawn-dusk.

For decades, those that seek the most scenic destinations in the Ozarks and Missouri have come to The Falls. As the largest, continuously flowing natural waterfall in Missouri, Grand Falls plunges 12 feet down a 163 foot wide ledge of solid chert before crashing into jagged crags and drifting southward in peace. Grand Falls on Shoal Creek flow a few minutes downstream from Wildcat Park.

From I-44 West take Joplin exit 6 (Hwy 86 South). Go 1 block to the round-about and exit at the first right) west) onto Glendale Blvd Follow Glendale Blvd approx 1.5 miles Turn left (south) on Jackson and cross over low-water bridge. Immediately after the bridge, turn right (west) on Riverside Drive and follow for approx 1 mile. Grand Falls cascades by your right. Parking at the Falls is limited and unpaved, there are no facilities.

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GENERAL INTEREST INFO
  • open year-round
FOR TRAVELERS WITH DISABILITIES
  • Not Wheelchair Accessible
SMOKING POLICY
  • smoking unrestricted
SUITABLE FOR THESE AGE GROUPS
  • All ages
ACTIVITIES ON-SITE OR WITHIN 10 MILES
  • fishing
  • boating
  • biking / walking trails
  • camping
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