Malden’s recreation options include: seven public parks, tennis courts, baseball/softball fields, and the Malden Country Club with a nine-hole golf course and swimming pool. There is a fairgrounds with stage located on the Malden Industrial Park.
A modern RV parking facility is located on the Malden Airport/ Industrial Park and has easy access to the golf course, a public park with walking trails, tennis courts and soccer fields. The RV Park has full hookups at each of its 22 sites for electric, water, and waste dumping. Call 573-276-4502 for RV Park information.
Malden is close to other recreation areas such as several public access rivers, wildlife refuges and to Wappapello Lake, an 8,400-acre lake managed by the Corps of Engineers, which offers fishing, boating, hiking, camping and rental cabins.