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Emmenegger Nature Park

Emmenegger Nature Park

----- Emmenegger Nature Park, named after Russell Emmenegger, the last private owner of the property that would become the Park, is a 93 acre fo...
Glassberg Family, Phantom Forest and Bittersweet Woods Conservation Areas

Glassberg Family, Phantom Forest and Bittersweet Woods Conservation Areas

------ We are fortunate to live in a State with a large number of wonderfully maintained and well apportioned State Parks (did you know that Mis...
The Great KAMPout

The Great KAMPout

photo by Michelle Bates, Photo Flood Saint Louis ----- Did you miss out on all of the fun of our The Great KAMPout event? Check out Photo Flood Sa...
Riverway Getaway

Riverway Getaway

----- Ozark National Scenic Riverways (ONSR) is Missouri's largest National Park Services property, of which there are twelve, and the first nati...
Things to do in Denver (When You're Not Dead)

Things to do in Denver (When You're Not Dead)

----- Crazy that it has already been over two weeks since the end of Outdoor Retailer Summer Market! Since returning home, the KAMP crew has bee...
What's in My Bag for Outdoor Retailer?

What's in My Bag for Outdoor Retailer?

----- There is an art form, or at least a distinct beauty, to single bag travel. The advantages of living for a period out of a single piece of lu...
KAMP HIKE FOUR: Fort Belle Fontaine County Park

KAMP HIKE FOUR: Fort Belle Fontaine County Park

----- Recently, KAMP Counselor Mandi led our fourth hike at a gem of the St. Louis County Parks system, Fort Belle Fontaine County Park. Site of...
Cliff Cave County Park

Cliff Cave County Park

----- Last month, the new additions to Cliff Cave County Park, in Oakville, officially opened to the public, including 2 miles of trail extension,...
Life Outside Festival 2018

Life Outside Festival 2018

----- The Life Outside Festival is an annual event that draws together all corners of the outdoors community in and around St. Louis, for a day of...
Summer Vibes

Summer Vibes

----- Hey KAMPers, we may not have observed the summer solstice yet, but it is HOT in Missouri, so we think it's totally cool to get those Summer ...
KAMP HIKE #2: Dr. Edmond A. Babler Memorial State Park

KAMP HIKE #2: Dr. Edmond A. Babler Memorial State Park

----- Dr. Edmond A. Babler Memorial State Park has long been a major recreation point for St. Louisans looking to escape the city for a bit. The...
Where You Come In

Where You Come In

image by @timfarmerstl during a nighttime shoot at Klondike Park, organized by KAMP under a special permit with St. Louis County Parks (note some ...