Roaring River is extremely popular with anyone fond of trout fishing or those who simply enjoy being in the middle of beautiful Mark Twain National Forest. Located in the Ozark mountains of Missouri, Roaring River has modern campgrounds available or visitors can choose to stay at the local resort. Either way, whether you come to fish, or enjoy the view, this is an excellent place to do both.
The chance to catch Rainbow or Brown Trout is the biggest reason this area is open to visiting year round. Weather doesn't matter to people who just want their chance to bait a hook and tease the wary fish to strike. The best fishing areas are stocked every night so chances of fighting a trophy trout to the surface are better than they otherwise would be for the average enthusiast.
Fishing has long been considered one of the most relaxing occupations there is. Perfect for unwinding, and much more pleasant than a visit to a therapist for stress relief. Roaring River State Park has more to offer than fishing however. There are walking trails in the area that make a person think of never going back to the grind of their daily life because they have to leave the beauty behind when they do. If you've never spent much time in mountains, Roaring River is certainly a good spot to find out for yourself why so many people who have always plan a return visit.