From Laurie, Kansas City is about 110 miles (177 kilometers) to the northwest, while Kansas City is 120 miles (193 kilometers) to the northwest.
It's little wonder the area around Laurie is a perennial favourite with vacationers from across the globe; Central Missouri features numerous wonderful attractions. Visit the Gran Rally Karts and Ozark Caverns in Osage Beach, which is roughly 12 miles (19 kilometers) from Laurie. Another option is to head to Eldon. It's roughly 17 miles (27 kilometers) from Laurie and is home to the Lake Ozark Speedway and Jacob's Cave.
Approximately 60 miles (97 kilometers) to the northeast of Laurie is Columbia, a regional city where you can visit Columbia College, Mizzou Arena and Columbia Mall. Faurot Field and University of Missouri are some more interesting attractions to see for those who have time to spare.
Uncover the region's rich cultural tapestry at Central Missouri's history museums.
Head outdoors and get amongst it in the Laurie area. Try your hand at hiking or give caving a go.
The closest major airport, Waynesville Regional Airport, is situated in Fort Leonard Wood, 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the southeast of Laurie, which is handy to remember when booking your trip.