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Rocky Falls Shut-in

Shannon County, Eminence, MO
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Looked like a large festering toilet, with everyone just sitting in the water. Water running over... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
RebMom2
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Saint Louis, Missouri
Great little swimming hole

This is a great place for kids of all ages to get outdoors and swim in nature. Our boys loved the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Zane131
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Springfield, Missouri
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A shut-in more similar to a waterfall with a pool at the bottom.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“picnic tables” (8 reviews)
“be careful” (7 reviews)
“swimming hole” (8 reviews)
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Shannon County, Eminence, MO
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"picnic tables"
in 8 reviews
"be careful"
in 7 reviews
"swimming hole"
in 8 reviews
"on the rocks"
in 6 reviews
"shut ins"
in 6 reviews
"off the beaten path"
in 4 reviews
"beautiful waterfall"
in 3 reviews
"water shoes"
in 4 reviews
"parking area is"
in 2 reviews
"out of the way"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful place"
in 6 reviews
"parking is limited"
in 2 reviews
"great place to swim"
in 2 reviews
"pack a picnic"
in 2 reviews
"nice swimming"
in 2 reviews
"take pictures"
in 2 reviews
"worth the effort"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Looked like a large festering toilet, with everyone just sitting in the water. Water running over rocks was pretty for a quick photo, but that was all

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place for kids of all ages to get outdoors and swim in nature. Our boys loved the falls and swimming.

Thank Zane131
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rocky Falls is a beautiful gem not far from Eminence and definitely worth the visit. Take a picnic, even BBQ as there are pits and tables. Wear swimwear as you could swim. Wear hiking shoes if you want to climb the falls. It’s a beautiful...More

Thank Shandy V
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Eminence area was one of the few places we stopped at along the way in early spring on our road trip from the Northeast to the warm Southwest. It was an excellent choice.The falls are in a secluded (at least it was in early...More

Thank Robert S
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

We visited this beautiful falls, and spent time hiking around the area. Even in the rain, this is a scenic and peaceful spot.

Thank J F
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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

This place was a great view it was a little frozen but what a beautiful site. My kids had fun climbing on the rocks.

Thank Tammy G
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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful place to enjoy a swim absolutely beautiful however I wish it had a small little store nearby or better restrooms but still amazing

Thank Roger P
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Reviewed 2 December 2017

Wonderful place to go to, nice swimming hole, not too deep, and wonderful places to jump off the rocks into the water. Five Stars!

Thank jsclingman
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

This place was awesome! We had 4 adults and 4 kids in our party and none of us wanted to leave. We were there in the fall. but can't wait to explore this place again during different seasons. What a great place.

Thank carolynmM6863SP
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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Very scenic area. Only a short hike from the parking lot. I would recommend a trip here if you are in the area.

Thank Ed B
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marykathryn2
2 August 2017|
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Response from Breaktrack1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they prefer you keep them on a leash.
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plcbrutality
17 March 2017|
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Response from Kathy D | Reviewed this property |
Rocky Falls is not a fishing hole. But there's great fishing nearby in the Current River and Jack's Fork. Before you go, be sure you are familiar with Missouri fishing regulations. You can search for "Missouri Department... More
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