Fort Leonard Wood Area Attractions
Enjoy your stay in Pulaski County, home of Fort Leonard Wood!
Whether here for training, a military graduation, a conference, or fun and relaxation, there’s a wide variety of activities to entertain the entire family.
We’ve included several useful links to area attractions and resources below. You can visit the Pulaski County Tourism Bureau website at www.visitpulaskicounty.org and the Regional Tourism website at www.exploreflw.com to start exploring our beautiful location in the Ozarks.
Theater On The Square
Bennett Spring State Park
Bennett Spring is the state’s fourth-largest spring. This State Park offers fly fishing, camping, hiking, a dining lodge, fly-fishing schools, a nature center, a general store and picnicking. There are fees for some activities.
Roubidoux Splash Pad is a favorite for both kids and parents. Little Heroes Playground is a fully accessible playground. Explore the banks of the Roubidoux as you meander the pathways of the Roubidoux Walking Trail.
Missouri S&T students built a partial reconstruction of Stonehenge on campus, using the university’s waterjet equipment to cut the granite. This is a half-scale reconstruction of Stonehenge in Salisbury Plain, England.
Miltary Rock Park
The Military Rock Art Park displays crests and symbols from units attached to Ft. Leonard Wood featuring the Freedom Rock and a M-60 Tank. Great photo opportunities and a welcome stop for the patriotic at heart.
Bow And Barrel
Indoor range with all the latest technology. Shooters have a variety of rental guns to choose from with seven individual shooting lanes. You can watch from the bullet proof viewing window or sit outside on the patio.
Drive down Historic Route 66 from St. Robert to the steep hill which leads to Waynesville, Missouri, and look to your right. You will see him, W. H. Croaker, a Waynesville landmark since the mid-1990s.
Storie's Pumpkin Patch
Including a playground, petting zoo, a punkin’ chunkin’ slingshot, a barrel train, hay maze, a super slide, a corn box and of course no day would be complete without a hay ride to pick out your own pumpkin.
Ozark Actors Theatre
The Ozark Actors Theatre has been active over 30 years. Since its inception, OAT has produced more than 100 shows, including a wide range of comedies, dramas, full-scale musicals, and musical reviews.
Pete's Pumpkin Patch
Offering a bounce house, hay tower with slides, choo choo train rides, barrel cars, Pete’s Incredible Super Slide, totally tubular tire patch, and Sheriff Pete’s Jail House, Uncle Richard’s Mining Company and a rock climbing wall.
Fort Leonard Wood Museums
Three museums highlighting Military history. The Chemical Museum houses over 6,500 artifacts. The Engineer Museum represents the roles of engineers. The Military Police Museum, chronicles the evolution of the military police.
Stained Water Bowfish
Full service bowfishing charter that offers bowfishing trips on all lakes and rivers in Missouri. They routinely fish Table Rock and Bull Shoals in Branson and Lake of the Ozarks as well as the Gasconade, Missouri and Osage Rivers.
Public House Brewery
Public House Brewing Co offers two locations to enjoy their brewing company the way you want. The drink menu boasts the best of Public House and St. James Winery. The food menu includes brick oven pizzas and more.
World-renowned cave scuba diving adventure. The average daily flow is 37 million gallons. The Roubidoux is one of the few rivers that the Missouri Department of Conservation stocks with both brown and rainbow trout.
African American Soldiers Memorial and USA Chimney
B & B Movie Theater
The 12-screen movie theater complex in Waynesville offers all stadium seating, digital projection, expanded food offerings including food-to-go such as burgers, hot dogs, cheese fries, fries, cheese sticks and more.
Hoppers Pub is a neighborhood pub designed for you to be able to kick back and enjoy a relaxed atmosphere where you can watch the game or catch up with friends. Stop in and check out our lineup of 66 brews on Route 66!
Piney River Tap Room
A new tap room in downtown Waynesville! Serving their Ozark inspired brews and pizza! Visit their original location, The BARn, about an hour away located on a 160-acre farm with live music almost every Saturday night.
The 50 State Freedom Rock Tour, created by the artist of The Freedom Rock; Ray “Bubba” Sorensen II, aims to spread the message of thanking our Veterans while providing a Freedom Rock painting unique to the area.
Pulaski County Visitors Center
The Pulaski County Tourism Bureau & Visitors Center is in St. Robert and is your one-stop source for pre-planning your trip or will provide you with tips and brochures while you are here.
Club Rodeo plays the hottest mix of country and dance music so you can dance the night away on their huge dance floor every Fri & Sat. Kick back and relax every Wed-Sat and enjoy the music played in the spacious piano bar.
Boat Town Brewing
It’s that cross between the comfortable familiarity of your favorite coffee shop and that amazing vacation you took way too long ago. Boat Town Brewing offers several beer styles simply because they are lovers of all beer.
Rt. 66 Museum
The Museum’s highlight is a recreated indoor gas station, complete with vintage gas pumps, a rusty guard rail, and a real 1950s car. There is also a cabin exhibit, a diner exhibit, and a library of Route 66 books and maps.
Hanna Hills Disc Golf
Heartland Antique Mall
Heartland Antique Mall has over 400 booths & offers a huge variety of items from Antiques, Shabby Chic, Vintage, collectibles, & more. We also have Russell Stover Candies Outlet all in one great location.
Discover the historic roads and sites of Missouri with their Historic Driving Tours! These are self-guided tours but with the brochure they provide, they also offer an audio tour and lots of great resources on the website.
Uncle Buck's Pumpkin Patch
Trail Of Tears
You will be moved by the experience at Waynesville’s Trail of Tears Memorial that was used as a Cherokee encampment. A certified historic site on the Trail of Tears National Historic Trail located at Roubidoux Springs.