Ava: Looking to hunt small game, fish, and canoe? Ava may be the town for you! Situated in Douglas County, Ava offers the outdoors right at your doorstep. Visit Militia Springs Park for a relaxing afternoon with the family or go play outdoors at Ava City Park, which features a baseball diamond, soccer field, Olympic sized pool, tennis courts, multi-purpose trails, and a picnic area. Ava offers all the comforts for a simpler life.
Gainesville: Located in Ozark County, Gainesville offers the “real Ozarks” feel. For those looking to retire, Gainesville offers a quiet town, where the pressures of the big city aren’t weighing heavily on you every day. Perfect for families and outdoor enthusiasts alike, Gainesville features plenty of campgrounds to rough it in the rolling hills of the Ozarks and is near the lakes as well as Caney Mountain Conservation Area.
Mansfield: Strategically located in the Ozarks, Mansfield is 30 minutes from Springfield - outdoors living doesn’t mean you can’t be near major shopping areas! With real estate properties priced competitively and recreation of all kinds just a short drive away, your new home is waiting!
Mountain Grove: Parks, a skate park, the Wright County Fairgrounds, and the hometown of Don Faurot, Mountain Grove offers a small town for those interested in raising their families in a safe environment. As a gateway to the mountains and rivers of the Ozarks, all of the amenities of the great outdoors and a beautiful place to live, what more could you ask for?
Mountain View: We all want a place where our neighbors are more than people next door, but members of our lives. Mountain View offers small town closeness with modern conveniences, such as hospitals, a satellite university campus, and so much more. Visit the four beautiful parks of Mountain View, complete with hiking trails, playgrounds, and a pavilion. Retire in luxury or raise a family in peace.
Thayer: Reaching back to a time where people said hello and life was peaceful, Thayer meets the exact center of progress and nature. Near beautiful state and national parks, camping in the great outdoors starts right at your backdoor.
West Plains: Named on of the best small towns in 2013, West Plains, MO is a safe community to raise a family with continued growth. Beautiful parks, local sports complexes, and a water park means that your kids will be entertained and enjoy the modern conveniences of childhood. Home to the Zizzers, MSU-West Plains, and local jobs, you can visit for a day, but you’ll want to stay for a lifetime.
Willow Springs: For all the amenities of West Plains, but a smaller town feel, Willow Springs offers a city water park, city parks, and walking trails. Beautiful flowing springs and scenic mills offer the Ozarks right out your window. Raise your family in solitude or retire where you can enjoy your favorite beverage from your back porch and see the Ozarks every evening.