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9MT: Sutton Bluff Recreation Area

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The Sutton Bluff Recreation Area is perfect for anyone looking to enjoy the outdoors. The Campground and sheltered picnic area, available for individual families or large groups in the Mark Twain National Forest. The area provides ample opportunities for camping, picnicking, hiking, fishing, swimming and more.

Group picnic area pavilion: $25/day. Campsite (Non-Electric): $10.00 single and $20 double sites, single electric $20. double electric is $30. One Group Campsite $40 group site limit 40.

Campground Camping

Sutton Bluff Recreation Area opens March through October, has 15 single sites, 20 double sites, and 1 group sites, each with table, fire ring, lantern post parking spur. Potable water and vault and flush toilets are conveniently located. Hot showers available and pressurized water hydrants available in central locations.

RV Camping

Can accommodated up to 40' RVs. with electric no water hookup, or dump station facilities. Sites are available for reservations through, or by calling 877-444-6777.

Group Camping

1 group camp sites which can accommodate up to 40 people each and is available for reservations at


From Ironton Mo. take Highway 72 west for approximately 25 miles look for sign for Sutton Bluff turn right on Karkaghne Scenic Drive take for 6 miles following sign into recreation area.

Start Date - 2022-05-15

End Date - 2022-09-15

Activities include: Campground/Site Host

Difficulty_Level: Not Difficult

Hosts Housing Amenities: Camp Sites;RV/Trailer Pads

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The USDA Forest Service's mission is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of the Nation's forests and grasslands to meet the needs of present and future generations.


The United States Forest Service (USFS) is an agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture that administers the nation’s 154 national forests and 20 national grasslands, spanning 193 million acres of land.


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401 Fairgrounds RoadRolla, MO 65401


  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Water Recreation


  • People 55+



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