NOTE: All our trips (unless otherwise noted in details) leave and return to 5 Pound Apparel at Farmer's Park (2144 East Republic Road E104, Springfield, MO 65804). Some trips, have a second pickup location in Branson at the Starbucks located at the Target off Hwy 65 (200 Ozark Scenic Dr, Branson, MO 65616). The pickup location will be specified on the trip's details.  

A week before your trip, we will send out an email with all the details you need to know before your adventure. 

FAMILY ADVENTURE SERIES:LAKE LEATHERWOOD & BERRY FARM | JUNE 23RD

Today will be the perfect summer adventure - hiking and fresh produce! Join us a a family friendly hike followed a visit to a local farm to pick fresh berries. Summer is here!

PHOTOGRAPHY SERIES: PEDESTAL ROCK | JUNE 30TH

Do you like the outdoors and photography? This is the perfect trip for you! Join us for a fun hike & photography experience. Bring your phone, your newest DSLR camera, or whatever you have - we will have a blast taking pictures of this amazing place! Springfield & Branson location pickup available for this hike!

HIKE TO ELEPHANT ROCK, SWIM AT JOHNSON'S SHUT-INS & WINERY | jULY 7TH

Elephant Rocks are among the most unusual rock formations in the Ozarks - and that is already a lot to say. The beauty of St. Francis Mountain will not disappoint you in today's adventure. We will hike,  swim and drink wine - what else could we possibly need?

 

HA HA TONKA LOOP & LEAKY ROOF MEADERY | JULY 21ST

Today will not disappoint you! The Ha Ha Tonka loop will explore the many amazing features of the State Park, including  the castle, a natural bridge, Devil's Kitchen, Colosseum and more. As a reward to your effort, we will then head to Leaky Roof Meadery, where you will taste honey wines and meads. 

Homestead Trail, Stand up Paddle Boarding at Bull Shoals Lake & WINERY | july 28th

Nothing speaks louder of summer in the Ozarks like hiking and swimming!  This loop in one of the most visited hikes in the Ozarks due to its great scenery. After the hike, we will head over to Bull Shoals Lake for some refreshing stand up paddle boarding (SUP). Springfield & Branson location pickup available for this hike! 

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blanchard springs hike, swim and cave tour| August 4th, 2018

Join us for the perfect adventure to keep you cool in the outdoors with both swimming and touring a cave!  Today we will hike, swim, and explore an awesome cave! Don't miss out on this great adventure! More information coming soon...

 
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ICONIC  HIKES  SERIES :  OZARK TRAIL & piney river brewing - august 11th, 2018

Join us for one of the most scenic sections of the Ozark Trail: Klepzing Mill to Rocky Falls. Today's hike will be as tough as it will be breathtaking. After a hot morning hike, we will spend some time naturally made pools along the trail. In the afternoon, we will reward ourselves with some freshly brewed local beer at Piney River Brewing. More information coming soon...

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HIKE AT CHINQUAPIN TRAIL & GRANd FALLS SWIMMING HOLE | AUGUST 17TH, 2018

Beat the summer heat of the Ozarks with an amazing day hiking and visiting one of the greatest swimming holes in the region.  We will hike at Big Sugar Creek State Park in Missouri and cool down at  Grand Falls swimming area - the large swimming hole with pool-like calm waters makes for a spectacular way to cool off after the morning hike. Perfect day Exploring the Ozarks! More information coming soon...