Located on beautiful Shoal Creek on edge of Joplin just past Mercy Hospital. Rivers Bend has 13 RV sites, 7 cabanas, and pre-set tents available as well as 50+ tent sites in a quiet, natural setting. Fishing poles are available for rental, and the site offers creek floating drop-off. The bar and grill seats diners on a deck over Shoal Creek and features live music on most weekends. Closed Tuesdays.