Dogwood Trailblazer’s Neosho Walk
20 Nov 2011 - 13:00
Start Point: Fastrip/Conoco Convenience Store 301 W. Coler
Driving Directions: *From I-44, Exit 18 south on Hwy. 59. At Hwy. Business 60, turn right (west) and follow Bus. 60/College St. to Neosho. Fastrip is on your right at the light at College and Coler. *From the north on Hwy. 71, continue south on Hwy. 59 at the I-44 and Hwy. 71 junction. Follow directions as above. Walk box is in the office.
Description: After registering, you will drive to walk start at Morse Park. Neosho is known as the “Flowerbox City” of southwest Missouri and dogwood trees are abundant in springtime. Walk follows paved trail along Hickory Creek, by older residential areas, through nation’s oldest federal fish hatchery and historic downtown. Big Spring Park is the location where the town started in 1839