August 24, 2013 - Ava, Missouri
Rad Fountain, of Columbia, MO, talks with friends at the swimming pool at Cactus Canyon Campground Saturday.
Near the Ava, MO, a small community nestled in the Ozarks, there are gay and lesbian communities that have grown there over the past few decades. About 15 year ago Cactus Canyon Campground was opened and is now called "The largest campground for men in the world!".
Nearly 25 years ago, Hawk Hill Community Land Trust, a 300 acre lesbian community, was created and now has a handful of homes on the property