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Weston Bend State Park

16600 Hwy. 45 North, Weston, MO 64098
+1 816-640-5443
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Went to check out the campground!!!

The usual type of state park camp sites, Tent and travel trailers etc. Water and electric. Some... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Cael P
,
Lees Summit MO.
Overlook the River

The overlook provides a great view of the river where Lewis and Clark explored on their famous trip.

Reviewed 15 August 2017
CandDAuchey
,
The Villages, Florida, United States
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Just minutes from the hustle and bustle of Kansas City, Weston Bend State Park offers secluded picnic sites, sweeping views of the Missouri River from an overlook and from trails, and a scenic overlook accessible to persons with disabilities. A three-mile paved loop trail takes hikers and bikers through the woody terrain and the park also features a campground.
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  • Very good35%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“tobacco barn” (11 reviews)
“paved trail” (6 reviews)
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16600 Hwy. 45 North, Weston, MO 64098
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+1 816-640-5443

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Reviewed 3 days ago

The usual type of state park camp sites, Tent and travel trailers etc. Water and electric. Some spots are reservation as well. No surprises park is beautiful etc.

Thank Cael P
Reviewed 15 August 2017

The overlook provides a great view of the river where Lewis and Clark explored on their famous trip.

Thank CandDAuchey
Reviewed 14 August 2017

There are a few nice trails. Very family friendly trails that are not too challenging. There is a paved trail for biking. Campsites are available. Never too crowded.

Thank Jason B
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a drive around the park and a short hike. Has paved biking trail as well as walking trails, camp grounds, and shelters. Something for everyone!

Thank gsmama2015
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Spent the weekend here. Great small campground. About 35 sites. Very well maintained and lots of fun things to do nearby. Definitely make a reservation as the campground is always sold out! Great trails but hilly so you get a good workout! Nice paved trail...More

Thank farley1505
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Wonderful park, very nice in October with the foilage. Took my sweetie (wife) and walked around. We took pictures as well.

Thank hhi455
Reviewed 27 April 2017

A beautiful and reflective walk around the 3 mile paved trail is my favorite activity here. That trail is popular as a family outing, with walkers and serious runners. The terrain is hilly but manageable for everyone and there are benches for quiet reflection situated...More

Thank j j
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

This was an impromptu stop and I'm glad we did. We visited the scenic look out spot and provided a beautiful advantage point to the Missouri River. There are telescopes that provide and even better view and you can even see the Leavenworth prison. The...More

1  Thank kcgirl70
Reviewed 24 March 2017

This is a great park for a day trip, but it also has camping available. There are picnic areas too for day use. The old tobacco barn and the scenic overlook with views of the Missouri River are great. We did not use the trails,...More

Thank grandma80401
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We have been hiking here for a few years, mostly in the fall for leaf colors and also winter. We try to go in the morning before it gets too busy. We like the West Ridge Trail the best, but have been on all the...More

Thank Lovtorun
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Rebecca H
21 June 2017|
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Response from j j | Reviewed this property |
There is no place in the park to swim. There are two water parks within a 30 minute drive. One south of the Kansas City airport and one in the Leavenworth, KS area. Yes to the camping sites for tents and RVs. Check with the... More
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Amanda B
14 June 2017|
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Response from j j | Reviewed this property |
Lots of people take strollers. The pavement is fine for them. The hills could be challenging if the 'driver' isn't used to hills. As a practical aside--Make sure to use your stroller safety strap to attach to your wrist.
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Jack T
10 October 2016|
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