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Country Farms is a Columbia neighborhood in the 65203 zip code. It is primarily residential, although there are several businesses and stores within easy walking or driving distance.
Plowboy Bend Conservation Area borders the community to its west. It consists of 2,617 acres, with the Missouri River running through it. Davisdale Conservation Area, Overton Bottoms Conservation Area, and Marion Bottoms Conservation Area are also nearby.
Cooper’s Landing Campgrounds and Marina, which attracts visitors from all over the state, is only a quarter-mile east of Country Farms. Rock Bridge Memorial State Park is only five miles to its northeast. It offers mountain biking trails, hiking and jogging trails, Connor’s Cave, Devil’s Icebox Boardwalk, picnic areas, and a modern playground.
Country Farms is popular among a variety of college students. Central Methodist University is eight miles to its north. William Woods University is eight and a half miles to its northeast. The University of Missouri, which offers dozens of areas of study, is nine miles to its north, while Columbia College and Stephens College are ten miles to its north.
Local cultural and educational opportunities only begin in the classroom, though. Several museums and historical landmarks are nearby. The Boone Country Historical Society Museum, which has permanent and rotating exhibits on localized history, is eight miles to its northeast. Bluestern Missouri Crafts, which offers three rooms of paintings, drawings, sculptures, and other artistic expressions, is ten miles to its north. The Big Tree, a burr oak tree and designated historical landmark, is seven miles to its northwest.