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Sunset Hike and Campfire Dinner

  • AR, 72655 United States (map)
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Beat the mid-day heat by getting outdoors as the sun is setting.  

Our afternoon will start with an incredible hike through Judea Mountain to reach the breathtaking view of Big Creek Valley from Sam's Throne. This is a relatively easy hike that starts through a saddle ridge and on over to the base of Sam's Throne, where its grandiosity can be admired from down below. We will climb around 330' over a 1.25 mile trail to arrive to Sam's Throne, right before sunset to admire the beautiful vistas.

We will end our hike as the sun is setting, viewing the amazing colors of an Ozarks sunset. We will stop at one of the natural caves along the trail for dinner over an open campfire!  You just relax and let your 37 guide make the perfect campfire dinner for you.

Dinner and non-alcoholic drinks will be provided, but everyone is welcome to bring their own beer or drinks of choice!  A perfect ending to an amazing day outside, enjoying good food and drinks with new friends and new stories.


INCLUDES: TRANSPORTATION, DINNER, AND EXPERT GUIDE

DOES NOT INCLUDE: GUIDE’S TIPS

GROUP/FAMILY RATES AVAILABLE

AGE REQUIRED: 8+ | SUGGESTED: 10+  


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We will cover just under 3 miles on this out and back hike.  A small amount of scrambling is necessary towards the end.

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Relax and connect with yourself and new friends over a great hike and campfire meal and stories .

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Return happy after a refreshing day Exploring the Ozarks.


PICKUP LOCATIONS

  • SPRINGFIELD: 5 Pound Apparel at Farmers Park (2144 E Republic Road, Springfield, MO 65804)
    PICK UP TIME: 3:00 PM

  • BRANSON: Landshark Bar and Grill at the Branson Landing (915 Branson Landing Blvd, MO 65616)
    PICK UP TIME: 3:45 PM

PERFECT FOR

  • Families! seeking for a ‘middle-of-the-summer’ adventure.

  • First Time Hikers up for a challenge

  • Fit Adventurers looking for a fun day in nature

PACKING LIST

WHAT TO WEAR?

  • Athletic clothing

  • Waterproof hiking boots/shoes

  • Hat

  • Sunscreen / Bug repellent

WHAT TO BRING?

  • Backpack

  • Water and snacks for the hike

  • Layers (just in case)

  • Hiking poles (optional)

  • Camera (optional)


SCHEDULE

  • Meet at 3:00 at Farmers Park (3:45 if you are leaving from Branson)

  • Drive 2 hours to Sam’s Throne for an awesome hike.

  • Hike 3 miles through easy/mild terrain at Sam’s Throne.

  • Drive back and arrive to Springfield around 11:45pm (11:00 pm to Branson)

Earlier Event: June 15
Horseback Riding & Winery
Later Event: June 16
Fathers Day Hike & Brewery