Kathie Brennan and Jeff Goetter recognized by the National Forest Service for their volunteering.

This is how hard our OTA volunteers work... blisters of love! Photo: Scott Hayden

Over $6,000 was raised at Trivia Night on February 18th!

OTA adopters go above and beyond!

Headquarters maintenance vs trail maintenance

Bridges over the Current River leading to the new trail! Photo: Mark Nettles

Santa's elves made a detour for some trail fun

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!

Into the woods for the OTA Fall Mega Event

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

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

Trail's-eye view of an OTA crew

ONSR Hosts Trail Events
Ozark National Scenic Riverways Hosts National Public Lands Day Event and Trail Building Events at Round Spring EMINENCE, MO: On Saturday, September ...

OTA at Camp Swampy Jamboree
The OTA had an opportunity to share information about the Ozark Trail with Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts at the Camp Swampy Jamboree on Saturday, Septembe ...

Pacific River Walk Trail - "Blues & Brews"
Mark your calendar for the 4th Annual Pacific Music Festival at Liberty Field! This year they will be spotlighting Blues Music as well as local microb ...

Upcoming Events

Saturday, Oct 21 2017 - 8:30am
Fall Whoopin' It Up at Winona
An OTA tradition.....Spend the weekend in the Winona area to give some love to the southern sections.  Camping/bunk space available for...
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Saturday, Oct 28 2017 - 8:30am
Fall Mega 2 at Round Spring
If you didn't get enough the first time...join us as we return to the Round Spring area to continue trail construction.   Free camping...
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Friday, Nov 03 2017 - 1:00pm
Bass Pro Fitness Series Informational Booth
Come join the OTA as we set up a booth at this year's Bass Pro Shops Consservation Marathon Weekend in Springfield, MO! We'll be there to sp...
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Tuesday, Nov 14 2017 - 7:00pm
Monthly Meeting - Alpine Shop - Kirkwood
The Volunteers who run the Ozark Trail Association gathers monthly to discuss progress made and to set out operational tasks and goals. Thes...
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Saturday, Nov 18 2017 - 10:00am
2017 Q4 Board Meeting
The Board of the Ozark Trail Assoication will be holding thier Q4 Board Meeting on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at the Potosi Office of the U...
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Recent Events

Taum-A-Hawk 2017

National Trails Day 2017

2017 Challenge Hike

WIUIW Spring 2017

AlPint Night 2017

Meet Me Outdoors in St Louis

Tool Repair and Sharpening

Micro Mini Mega Makeup

Spring 2017 MEGA I Prep

Round Spring Feb 26 Build

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