Northwood Hills Care Center, in cozy Humansville, Missouri, has easy access to three lakes. For other attractions, nearby Bolivar and Springfield offer a variety of activities for any taste or preference. For a day trip, we suggest:
- Bolivar, Missouri, a short 20-minute drive, provides attractions and amenities befitting a town of 10,000, from shopping to hotels to a movie theater.
- Stockton State Park, surrounding Stockton Lake, provides both land and water activities from camping to nature watching to swimming.
- Pomme de Terre State Park, on both sides of Pomme de Terre Lake, has two swimming beaches, campsites and hiking trails.
- Springfield, Missouri’s third largest city, is only an hour away with attractions, hotels, shopping centers, theaters, museums and historical sites.