When You Constantly Push Your Limits You Will Never Reach Them

The Stunning Turquoise Water At This Natural Spring You Have To See To Believe!

Whether its learning about the the Park’s deep history, fishing for trout, or exploring the spring, Maramec Spring Park has something for everyone to enjoy.

Maramec Spring Park is one of the most beautiful spots to be found in Missouri. The Park contains the fifth largest spring in the state. An average of 100 million gallons of water flows from the Spring daily.

Maramec Spring Park contains 1,860 acres of forest and fields. The 200 acre public use area of the Park provides many amenities and activities for visitors such as a cafe, store, camping, wildlife viewing, fish feeding, picnicking, shelters, playgrounds and fishing.

The Meramec River, a clear calm Ozark stream, flows through the park providing excellent fishing. Maramec Spring Park is privately owned and operated by The James Foundation. The James Foundation is a non-profit organization incorporated in the State of Missouri.

The park is a popular spot for hiking, camping, and fishing.

The new Leatherbritches Trail is OPEN!! This 1.6 mile loop trail begins and ends at the mine pit overlook and takes approximately 1 – 1 1/2 hours to complete. The trail takes you through pine and oak/hickory forest as well as providing a new perspective of the mine pit.

There are 58 spacious campsites, situated along the Meramec River under shady tall trees.

Once you go fishing at Maramec Springs, you’ll keep coming back! The beautiful spring is filled with rainbow trout, stocked daily by the Missouri Department of Conservation.

The park is located at 21880 Maramec Spring Dr, St James, MO. For more information, click here.


  1. Josey Ramsey

    How do you get there?