Lake Houses for Sale in Missouri
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The Show-Me State might as well be the Show-Off State when it comes to outdoor recreation. Missouri's sprawling Mark Twain National Forest has 1.4 million acres of land open to public hunting, in addition to numerous state conservation areas as well as private land available to hunt. Missouri is also home to the country's longest rail-trail conversion, the 240-mile Katy Trail, which follows the course of the Missouri River. Recent data from Lands of America records about $5 billion in land and rural property for sale in the Show Me State. This comprises about 510,000 acres of land for sale in the state. This represents a 50 percent change over last month in the total number of Missouri land and property for sale. Of the 115 counties in Missouri, Camden County had the most land and acreage for sale. There were 6,609 acres of sold land in Missouri recorded last month through the Lands of America sales program. This reflects an increase in sales activity over data from the previous month. Saint Clair County recorded the most land sales recently in the state. In terms of its size, Missouri is the country's 21st-largest state, covering an area of 69,709 square miles (45 million acres). Wildlife to be found on land for sale in Missouri include whitetail deer, turkey, quail, pheasant, ducks, geese, and dove. Anglers can enjoy casting for bass, catfish, walleye, pike, and trout.