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Earthshine Acres is 5 miles outside Ironton: 21 to left on E., go 3.8 miles to left onto County Road 112. We're next house on left, 2193--green house and outbuildings.

Look for "Welcome " signs.


Bunks in the main house sleep 6, fold-out couches sleep 4.

Bee Hive Guest Cabin with electricity sleeps 2 on double bed.

Banjo-picker's Log Cabin overlooks pond,  sleeps 3-4 in rustic simplicity.

Plenty of scenic spots on our 68 wooded acres to pitch a tent or park an RV. Extra tents (3) and sleeping bags available for the asking. 


  • Wade, soak, find crawdads, feed minnows, meditate, hop from rock to rock, build rock castles in and along our 1/2 mile of private SHUT-INS on Marble Creek.
  • Explore WOODED TRAILS thruout our acreage.
  • Meditate on a walk thru our LABYRINTH.
  • FISH in our small pond for bass and bluegill. (We'll share our poles and worms.)
  • Challenge a friend to a game of GIANT OUTDOOR CHESS.
  • Practice Yoga at our IGNEOUS GLADE, an endangered Missouri habitat.
  • FIRE CIRCLES at 6 locations for meditation, feasting, or offering messages to the cosmos.
  • Share your morning oatmeal with the CHICKENS. 5 new chicks arrived this spring. Pet the bunnies. Race the turtles.
  • STAR GAZE the clear skies thru our telescope.
  • BIRD WATCH at creek, feeder, throut the woods.  Pileated woodpeckers, kingfishers, great blue herons, barred owls, and red-tailed hawks are frequent visitors.
  •  At HAPPINESS GARDEN, join in cleansing ceremony, or create your own private ritual.
  • Bring your instrument and voice for Campfire SING-A-LONGS, marshmallow roast after dark.
  • Create healing art as a contribution to our sculpture garden or to take with you as you depart.

Attractions All Around Arcadia:

Within a 15-minute drive of Earthshine

  • Elephant Rock State Park--hiking, climbing, picnicking
  • Fort Davidson Civil War Museum
  • Johnston Shut-ins--swimming, hiking, camping
  • Millstream Gardens--hiking, equestrian trails
  • Marble Creek swimming area, equestrian and walking trails,camping.
  • Silver Mines recreation area
  • Highest Missouri Point and Highest Waterfall at Taum Sauk Falls and Ozark Trails and camping
  • Float trip on Black River.