Whether you enjoy sports, hiking, kayaking, paddling, or simply a good view while having a picnic with the family, Cuba, Missouri has it all! Catch some air, tee off, explore a trail, or glide down the gentle waters of the Missouri River—whatever your activity, we’ll keep you energized!

Fun on the water

The weekend is your chance to get out on the water with friends & family, relax and have fun

Crawford County

Parks and Recreation

We take fun very seriously! Our parks provide shade, swimming, recreation, and a place to unwind. Take a walk, ride a bike, or just read a book on a park bench. Find excitement or solace in one of our many parks.

Hood Park –  As the official location of the Crawford County Fair, Hood Park offers biking and walking trails, a fishing pond, pavilions, restrooms, ball fields and an event stage. Spend an hour or the whole day in this quiet tree-lined park. 

Tanglewood Park – Ready for a swim? Conquer those hot midwestern days with a dip in the community pool. The City of Cuba provides a safe space for families to enjoy hot days. New to the park, a kid-friendly Splash Pad with plenty of ways to get cool down. https://www.facebook.com/Cubaparks/

Meramec State Springs Park – Located just south of Cuba, is a one-of-a-kind park that offers world class fly fishing, two museums, and an ancient spring. Plan a picnic in the park for the day or bring a camper and stay all week.

Meramec State Parkthis public recreation area is located near Sullivan, Missouri, just a short drive from Cuba, MO.  Explore the ecosystem of  hardwood forests and glades. With over 40 caves located throughout the park, the geology is a mixture of limestone and dolomite.

Onondaga Cave State Park is a Missouri state park located on the Meramec River approximately 5 miles southeast of the village of Leasburg. The park was established in 1982. Park activities include cave tours, camping, fishing, hiking, picnicking, and swimming.

So Much More

More Fun Things To Do Around Cuba, Missouri

Osage Monument

It all started with a dream and soon turned into the construction of a 35-foot tall steel sculpture at the Cuba Visitor’s Center that celebrates the history and legacy of the Osage Nation.

Cuba Airport

Looking to fly into Cuba, MO? Cuba Municipal Airport has a 3420 foot runway, giving you the flexibility of chartering many different types of aircraft.

Cuba Lakes Golf Course

Cuba Lakes is a par 34 that doubles as a par 68. A variety of tees makes golf enjoyable for players of all skill levels and offers a different look for 18 hole rounds.

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