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The aptly named Country Woods is a tree-shaded neighborhood near the scenic Hinkson Woods Conservation Area. This Columbia community, which is bordered by Chapel Hill Road to the North and Forum Boulevard to the East, is minutes from a cultural hub, the University of Missouri. Just north is the Columbia Mall among other businesses.
Hinkson Woods Conservation Area’s forest, old fields, and grassland cover 70 acres on the Western side of Country Woods. Hinkson Creek stretches two miles through the conservation area, which also has a half-mile hiking and biking trail.
Less than two miles east is the University of Missouri campus, which enrolls roughly 30,000 students. The university hosts a wide variety of theatrical performances and concerts. Sports fans can cheer for the Tigers, who have nationally ranked football and basketball teams and compete in the Big 12 conference.
For shopping, drive just more than one mile north to the Columbia Mall. The mall has more than 100 stores including jewelry stores, clothing stores, book stores, sporting goods stores, and many more. The mall has plenty of quick food as diverse as the Cajun Grill.
Country Woods stays true to its name thanks to the vast and breathtaking Hinkson Woods Conservation Area. A short distance east is the University of Missouri, which is home to a wide range of sports and artistic events. Shoppers can visit the Columbia Mall’s more than 100 stores. Country Woods is a scenic and beautiful neighborhood just minutes shopping and cultural hot spots.