Fenton: Peaceful Suburb Living
Fenton is a city located in Southwest St. Louis County, Missouri. The city, a suburb of St. Louis, has a lengthy history. Because it is adjacent to the Meramec River, the riverbanks were very fertile, which made the land appealing to many settlers in the area. Because of this, archaeological finds in Fenton date back to 900 years or more. Fast-forward to the present, and you will find that Fenton still has the tendency to satisfy its residents. Fenton has a large number of restaurants in the area that appease every culinary whim and also features a vast amount of shopping in many commercial districts. For the outdoor enthusiast, Fenton has an abundance of trails, picnic areas, and organized sports. For those that prefer to workout indoors, the suburb has built a state-of-the-art recreational center, RiverChase, which offers numerous events, seminars, and classes for all ages throughout the year. If you wish to escape this quaint suburb for the weekend, St. Louis is a mere 30 minutes northeast, offering all the amazing amenities of city-life with its culture, entertainment, and unique culinary scene.