Plan Your Adventure
Welcome to Meramec River Resort (formerly known as Bird’s Nest Lodge),
where families come for fun in scenic Steelville, Missouri.
The only thing missing is YOU!
Float the Meramec
Nestled along the lush banks of the Meramec River, you can take an energizing float trip in a raft, kayak, canoe, or tube. Whether you are a joy-loving social butterfly, competitive outdoor enthusiast, deep nature lover, or simply want a relaxing solo trip by yourself or with a friend, we’ve got an experience for you.
After a day of adventure, unwind with your family or friends, share stories, and build lifelong connections. Our resort provides the perfect backdrop for creating cherished memories and forging new or stronger relationships.
At Meramec River Resort, our friendly and knowledgeable staff is dedicated to ensuring your stay is nothing short of exceptional. From providing insider tips on the best Missouri float trips to recommending the most scenic hiking trails, we're here to make your weekend getaway or vacation unforgettable.
Stay a While
Discover the perfect retreat in our cozy cabin rentals, where rustic charm meets modern comfort. Relax, recharge, and reconnect with the ones who matter most in this Meramec River oasis. Savor breathtaking views while you watch the water and create lasting memories with family or friends. Escape for a romantic getaway or plan an exciting group gathering–either way, we’ve got the perfect place for you.
Our tent camping sites are designed for optimal enjoyment of the great outdoors. Allow yourself to be mesmerized by the sight, sound, and smell of a crackling campfire. Relax into a restful state under the soft glow of moonlight. Fall asleep as you count a sky full of sparkling stars. Wake up in the morning with pep in your step, ready to seize your day of fun, adventure, respite, or comfort–whatever your heart desires.
Ready to book your trip?
Visit our booking page for rates and availability.