Perry Philips Park Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Perry Phillips Park refers to the community surrounding its namesake, Perry Phillips Lake. It’s a Columbia neighborhood of Boone County in the 65201 zip code. It’s bordered to the north by East Nifong Boulevard and to the south by East Gans Road. Highway 63 serves as its eastern border and South Rock Quarry Road serves as its western border.
Perry Phillips Lake is popular reservoir among residents. It’s a 40-acre boating lake. Rock Bridge Memorial State Park is about two miles to southwest of the community. The 2,273-acre park offers exploration at Connor’s Cave, Devil’s Icebox Boardwalk and Cave, 25 multiple-use trails for hikers and bikers, and the 750-acre Cans Creek Wildlife Area. The Waters Memorial Wildlife Area is about two miles northwest of the neighborhood.
There are also many cultural and historical attractions nearby. The Boone County Historical Society Museum is about a half-mile north of Perry Phillips Park. The University of Missouri Columbia Museum of Art & Archaeology and the George Caleb Bingham Gallery, a renowned art gallery, are four miles to its northwest. The Missouri Children’s Museum is six miles to its northeast, and it offers a wide variety of rotating and permanent exhibits for families.
Many of the more well-to-do residents are members of the 120-acre Columbia Country Club, which is a bit over four miles northwest of Perry Phillips Park. It offers an 18-hole golf course that has wooded fairways and views of Hinkson Creek. It also offers an aquatic center, on-site dining, special event facilities, and a luxurious clubhouse.