If you are a parent of a “tween,” you know how hard it can be to find an activity that challenges and interests kids at this delicate age. As parents, we also want these activities to be educational, fun for the family and relatively inexpensive.
Getting out of St. Louis for a scenic day trip is too easy. In less than an hour you can be riding through hills, passing acres of vineyards, stopping to sample wine at one of many wineries, exploring a tiny, historic town and marveling at the state’s natural wonders. These are the best drives within 60 miles of the city.