Here's an overview map to give you a general idea of the trailhead locations:

Directions to Highway 21 Trailhead:

People come from all over to visit the trail, so we can't provide detailed door-to-trailhead directions for everyone. However, Google Maps probably can! You can click here, enter your starting address, and get maps and directions.

If you're familiar with the general area or are staying nearby, we've provided detailed directions from nearby towns close to the trail. Below you will find turn-by-turn directions from these selected towns to your trailhead.

From Bixby, MO...
Head east on MO-32/MO-49 for 5.4 mi.
Turn right at MO-49 and follow for 14.6 mi.
Turn left to stay on MO-49 and follow for 18.0 mi.
Turn left on to Veterans Memorial Hwy and follow for 4.0 mi

From Caledonia, MO...
Head south on MO-21/MO-32 for 21.2 mi.

From Lesterville, MO...
Head east on MO-21 for 13.5 mi.

From Ironton, MO...
Head southeast on MO-21 for 6.8 mi.