Hiking The Bell Mountain Wilderness

The 20th most popular hiking trail in Missouri.

South of Potosi and north of Lesterville, the 9,000 acre Bell Mountain Wilderness Area has 12 miles of trails open to hiking. A small stretch of the Ozark Trail also passes through Bell Mountain Wilderness.

To reach the trailhead from Potosi, head south on SR21 to SR32. Head west on SR32 for 7 miles to SR A. Follow SR A to FS2228. Turn on FS2228 for 2 miles to the trailhead.

Overall, Bell Mountain Wilderness is the 20th most popular hiking trail of all 21 hikes in Missouri.

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Local Contact(s):  Mark Twain National Forest (573) 438-5427; MO Tourism (800) 877-1234.

Recommended Book:  "Hiking Missouri" from Kevin Lohraff

Best Season:  Any

Base Camp:  Eminence Cottages (800) 224-2090

Luxury Loding:  Cedarstone Lodge (573) 226-5666

Breakfast Restaurant:  Corner Cafe, Calis

Reference Source:  click here http://www.fs.fed.us/r9/marktwain/

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Date Updated:  7/30/2016

ID:  20007

Bell Mountain Wilderness Hiking Map

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