Join us for the OT Challenge Hike.

Wild Horses of Shannon County

Mark Nettles Award Winning photo from the top of Mina Sauk Falls

Jim Davis Award Winner

GORC ramping up the trail for a little more fun!

Mega chow line.

This is the way to tag the trail OT!

Over 160 hardworking Mega volunteers relax with BBQ, prize raffle and music

Thank you, REI! $15,000 grant presented at Sept 26, 2015 Mega

Thanks Show-Me Missouri Back Country Horsemen for work on the Current River section

It takes a lot of hard hats to protect 175 Mega trail builders

Dedicated volunteers fording a stream with trail tools

OTA presented with USFS 2013 Trails Group Volunteer national and Region 9 awards

"Is this heaven?" "It's Missouri."

Wow! Missouri "Best Trails State:" International Trails Symposium. THANK YOU!

Nothing like a blue-sky day on the trail: Current River section

Trail's-eye view of an OTA crew

Box turtles (named for their hinged shell) live in Ozark forests and brushy fields

Prescribed Burn North of Berryman
The Forest Service will be conducting a 1,300 acre prescribed burn near the end of W Highway Wednesday, February 15 near Harmon Springs.  The pr ...

With the recent election of new Board members and Officers there has been a subsequent change in committee membership.  We'd like to take this op ...

The Ozark Trail Could Make Missouri a Hiking Destination. Why Isn't It Finished?
An article has been published in the St Louis Riverfront Times about our favorite subject, The Ozark Trail.  If you've ever wondered about how th ...

Upcoming Events

Saturday, Mar 04 2017 - 8:30am
Bonus Round at Round Spring 2 day Trail Build
It's a BONUS round weekend at Round Springs!  Join us for a 'weather looking awesome' weekend build trail. Plans are to ...
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Saturday, Mar 04 2017 - 10:00am
Alpine Shop Outdoor Expo Kirkwood Store
Come see us at the Alpine Shop's Outdoor Expo at the Kirkwood Store Friday, Saturday and Sunday.  We'll be sharing all the newest news ...
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Saturday, Mar 11 2017 - 8:30am
Celebrating International Women's Day the Round Spring Way
NOTE:  We are out of rooms and camping only is available for this weekend. We might be able to utilize floor space if needed. ...
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Saturday, Mar 18 2017 - 8:30am
Round Spring VIII - MEGA Prep
Time to prep the Round Spring section of the OT for our first of TWO Spring MEGAs to be held this spring. Calling out for volunteers to...
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Saturday, Mar 25 2017 - 8:30am
Round 1 of a MEGA Good Time!
Join us for the first of 4 MEGA Trail building events to be held down at Round Spring Group Camping Area just across from where the new Roun...
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Recent Events

Round Spring Feb 26 Build

2017 Trivia Night

Round Spring Feb 12 Build

OTC Meeting Echo Bluff SP Feb 11, 2017

Round Spring Super Bowl Build

Scouting University Jan 28 2017

Mississippi Valley Bike and Outdoor Expo Jan 15

Round Spring Jan 9 Build

Round Spring Jan 8 Build

Round Spring Jan 2 Build

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To develop, maintain, preserve, promote, and protect the rugged natural beauty of the Ozark Trail.