Augusta’s distinct charm within the city limits is matched only by its surrounding area.
For the more adventurous spirit, we have parks and outdoor opportunities that make for quintessential encounters with native Missouri wildlife. Taking a trip down the nearby KATY trail (by foot or bicycle) or hiking around Klondike State Park are just a couple of the ways you can have a full, holistically satisfying experience.
Kid Friendly, Dog Friendly
An old fashioned town square with playground equipment, picnic tables and large old trees for shade. The square is in the heart of town and the site of many community activities including special events during the annual Candlelight Christmas Walk and Harvest Festival. To reserve, please contact Town Hall 636-228-4689
Augusta, MO, United States
Open from dawn to dusk.
The 238-mile Katy Trail is a Missouri State Park and crosses the state, from Machens to Clinton. Bicyclists, joggers, and walkers use the trail. Dogs are welcome! MM32, the site of the former MKT rail station in Augusta is a popular stop. From Augusta, take Public Street down the hill for Katy Trail parking.
Dawn until Dusk
Klondike Park is 250 acres of scenic property, featuring more than 4 miles of natural and paved trails for hiking and biking. Once the site of an old silica sand quarry, the area has been preserved and turned into beautiful parkland. A unique lookout bluff provides picturesque views of the Missouri River Valley, as well as the historic Katy Trail.
This cozy camping retreat, nestled in Missouri’s wine country, has become a preferred camping destination. Spend a relaxing weekend camping under the stars close to home! It features six rustic cabins that sleep up to eight guests, 43 campsites with restrooms and a shower house nearby.
With a modern meeting facility on site, it’s the perfect location for a family or business outing. It also features a large fishing lake fully stocked with bluegill, bass, and catfish and free boat ramps to access the Missouri River. A unique birding / wildlife area, picnic shelters, and playgrounds for children are just a few more amenities to enjoy while at Klondike Park.
Klondike Park, South Missouri 94, Augusta, MO, USA
Dawn until Dusk
Wolf Hollow Golf Club is boldly carved out of the beautiful, rolling hills of Franklin County. Located at the Gateway to Missouri Wine Country just east of Washington on Hwy 100, Wolf Hollow Golf Club is truly an oasis for the serious, seasoned golfer and the beginner alike. Designed by Mother Nature, the course’s natural landscape was created with more than 175 feet of elevation change across 175 acres. Claimed by many as the “hidden gem of St. Louis”, Wolf Hollow provides beautiful views and exciting golf less than 30 minutes from Augusta.
Renowned architect Gary Kern designed this 18-hole layout that provides a variety of challenges to players of all skill levels. Playing from 4,913 to 6,803 yards, Wolf Hollow’s mature wooded areas, lakes and spring-fed creek create natural hazards, adding to the character of this scenic course.
Conveniently located just 15 minutes West of Six Flags, Wolf Hollow provides some of the best golf in the St. Louis area; a true Missouri golf experience near historic Labadie. Come play today!
4504 Hwy 100, Labadie, MO 63055