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Big Spring – National Park Service

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On average, more than 278 million gallons of water flow from Big Spring each day, making it one of America’s largest springs.The Big Spring Historic District was a Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) project in the 1930s during the Great Depression. Today it has many of the original stone structures the CCC built years ago.Enjoy hiking, fishing, camping and picnicking. Four miles south of Van Buren.The spring, which is part of the Ozark National Scenic Riverways, feeds the Current River.


Route 103
Van Buren, MO 63965

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Travelers With Disabilities Information
Partially Wheelchair Accessible
Smoking Policy
Smoking Unrestricted
Activities Within 10 Miles
Biking / Walking Trails
Canoeing Outfitters
Cost Of Admission
Free Admission
General Interest Info
Open Year-round
Group Policy
Advance Contact Requested
Pet Policy
Pets On Leash Allowed
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Canoe Rental
Kayak Rental
Tube Rental
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All Ages