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573-245-6837

Meramec Mercantile and Reservation Hours

We are currently open with Spring Hours.

Monday – Saturday 8AM – 5PM

Sunday – 8AM – 4PM

Please call the store if you need assistance with your reservation or have any questions for OOR Staff.

573 245-6837

If calling after hours, please leave a message and one of our Reservationists will return your call the following day.

If there is an emergency after hours, please call 911 or ask security for assistance.

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Driving Directions

These directions will provide access to Ozark Outdoors Resort under normal weather conditions.

*If using MapQuestGoogle MapsTom TomGarmin, or any other GPS device, make sure you check against these directions from I-44 for accuracy.

Traveling West on I-44 to Ozark Outdoors Resort

  • Take Leasburg, Missouri exit #214 on your right. Turn left and cross the overpass.
  • Drive approximately 7 miles on Highway H.
  • You will stay on the highway as you drive through Onondaga Cave State Park, (make sure you adhere to the 20 MPH speed limit,  Missouri Park Rangers strictly enforce it).
  • Continue driving straight, over the Meramec River Bridge and continue on.
  • You will see the Ozark Outdoors driveway entrance a few yards on your left past the bridge.
  • Follow our driveway into the parking lot. Please pull into a space, and DO NOT park along our building. Go inside the Meramec Mercantile Store to register your vehicle and get your car tag. (All vehicles on property are required to have a car tag in order to be on our private property.)
  • Enjoy your stay!

Traveling East on I-44 to Ozark Outdoors Resort

  • Take Leasburg, Missouri exit #214 on your right. Turn right away from the overpass.
  • Drive approximately 7 miles on Highway H.
  • You will stay on the highway as you drive through Onondaga Cave State Park, (make sure you adhere to the 20 MPH speed limit,  Missouri Park Rangers strictly enforce it).
  • Continue driving straight, over the Meramec River Bridge and continue on.
  • You will see the Ozark Outdoors driveway entrance a few yards on your left past the bridge.
  • Follow our driveway into the parking lot. Please pull into a space, and DO NOT park along our building. Go inside the Meramec Mercantile Store to register your vehicle and get your car tag. (All vehicles on property are required to have a car tag in order to be on our private property.)
  • Enjoy your stay!

Traveling via Hwy 8 West (coming from Potosi area)

  • Continue driving on Hwy 8 toward Steelville, Missouri. Approximately 4 miles before Steelville, you will see Highway E on your right.
  • Turn onto E and follow it straight until you come to a low-water bridge.
  • Cross the bridge where the road turns into gravel.
  • Drive approximately 3 miles on the gravel road until you see the Ozark Outdoors Resort driveway on your right.
  • Turn into the drive.
  • Follow our driveway into the parking lot. Please pull into a space, and DO NOT park along our building. Go inside the Meramec Mercantile Store to register your vehicle and get your car tag. (All vehicles on property are required to have a car tag in order to be on our private property.)
  • Enjoy your stay!

In rare cases of extreme flood conditions, please see the FLOOD ROUTE DIRECTIONS:

Leaving Ozark Outdoors via Flood Route

  • Take left out of our driveway onto Cave Rd.
  • Go to top of hill, turn left at 4-Way crossing onto Scotia Ranch Road.
  • Follow Scotia Ranch Road about 6 miles and stay straight (DO NOT turn right at 3-Way). Continue and follow the road until pavement at Hwy N.
  • Take left onto Hwy N
  • Follow Hwy N about 8 miles until you get to Bourbon.
  • Cross railroad tracks, turn left on E Pine St
  • Continue through the center of the town of Bourbon straight through 4-Way stop until you get to Hwy 44.

Coming to Ozark Outdoors via Flood Route

  • Take Hwy 44 to Bourbon Exit #218
  • Go straight at the 4-Way Stop (Hwy N / “E Pine St”)
  • Continue through the center of the town of Bourbon to the next stop sign (Hwy N / “Walnut St”) turn right.
  • Follow Hwy N about 8 miles until you cross the Meramec River Bridge
  • Approximately 100ft turn right onto Hinch Rd (first gravel road)
  • Follow Hinch Road about 6 miles and stay straight (DO NOT LEFT turn at 3 Way). Continue and follow the road until you come to a 4-Way crossing
  • Make a right at the 4-Way onto Cave Rd. Follow until the road turns into pavement.
  • Make first right into our driveway.

Coming to Ozark Outdoors from Onondaga Cave State Park

  • Leave Onondaga and go back up the hill to the 2nd gravel road on right, Possum Hollow RD
  • Take a right onto Possum Hollow Rd and follow it all the way to the stop sign (4.1 miles)
  • At the stop sign, turn right onto Hwy N.
  • Make second right after the bridge onto Hinch Rd (1st gravel road)
  • Follow Hinch Road and stay straight (DO NOT turn left at 3-Way). Stay right and follow the road until you come to a 4-Way crossing.
  • Take a right at the 4-Way onto Cave Rd. Follow until the road turns into pavement.
  • Take first right into our driveway.