Mingo Wilderness

Established: 1976
Acres: 7,730
Region: Mississippi River Alluvial Plain, Ozarks
State: Missouri
Counties: Stoddard, Wayne
Manager: Mingo National Wildlife Refuge (link)

Swamp, woodlands, bluffs, and even some Ozark hills in Missouri’s only Fish and Wildlife Service Wilderness Area.

Mingo Wilderness Area, USFWS Photo by Vergial Harp
Mingo Wilderness Area, USFWS Photo by Vergial Harp
Canoeing in Mingo Wilderness, USFWS Photo by Vergial Harp
Canoeing in Wilderness, USFWS Photo by Vergial Harp