Imagine a place in the country with wooded hillsides and valleys. Imagine wildlife: Blue Heron, Red Fox, Deer, Turkey, Pileated Woodpecker and Quail. Imagine swimming, fishing, and boating on a lake or a river. Imagine biking, hiking or exploring in this countryside. Imagine living on the lakeshore with your boat moored on your private dock. Imagine golf and tennis whenever you wish. Add a community of friends and neighbors just like you now have, all of this with safety plus the conveniences of city living.

You have just imagined a real place, Terre du Lac, a place to call home.

To find out more about Terre du Lac, take our mini tours.

Tour the Community (Click)

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Terre du Lac is a private community located one hour south of St. Louis, near Bonne Terre, Missouri. It is close enough to St. Louis to enjoy it's many shopping, cultural and sports events or close enough to St. Louis to weekend without hours of driving. It is a place to call home.

Tour the Country Club (Click)

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The Country Club is the center of social activities for Terre du Lac. If you like golf you will love Terre du Lac Country Club. It is a place to call fun.

Take the Country Club tour and find out more about the club and affordable golf. You need not own property to join the club.

Be a Member for a Day (Click)

If you liked the cyber tours of the Community and the Country Club, the Terre du Lac developer invites you to inspect the community in person.

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Join us and share the Terre du Lac experience

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You can visit Terre du Lac from St. Louis, Missouri by driving south on I-55 to Festus, then south on US 67 to Bonne Terre, about 50 miles on dual lane highway. Drive west on Missouri 47 about 5 miles to the Terre du Lac entrance.

From the south, drive north on US 67 to Bonne Terre, then west to Terre du Lac.

The developer's office is on the left side of the gatehouse.

About the Area

Terre du Lac is located in St. Francois County, Missouri. The area is rich in mining history and geological wonders. State parks showcase these formations of sandstone, granite and other materials while other sites can be visited with little effort. The highest point in Missouri, Taum Sauk Mountain, is a 30 minute drive away. There are many streams for floating and fishing in South Central Missouri. Many of these are spring fed and several are developed for trout fishing; most are part of the Ozark National Scenic Riverways. Terre du Lac is within easy driving distance of all of these unique natural attractions.