Katy Trail Life

Station House

Katfish Katy’s Faces an Uncertain 2022

The Station House at Katfish Katy’s has become a favorite destination for trail goers and Mid-Missouri locals since 2016, offering live music, food, and events. After the original operators stepped away from the business in 2020, Vanessa and Jake Leitza took over for the 2021 season with the intention of continuing and improving upon the …

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Equipment

Rock Island Trail Expands in Jackson County

Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr. announced that Jackson County has entered into a trail use agreement with Union Pacific Railroad, allowing the county to move forward with construction of the second phase of the Rock Island Trail project. Construction crews are expected to resume work on the northern section of the Rock Island Trail …

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pedaler's jamboree19

Pedaler’s Jamboree Headed to Jail in 2020!

The Pedaler’s Jamboree is a music festival hosted along the Katy trail! Historically the ride has started at Flat Branch Park in Columbia, Missouri and ended at Kemper Park in Boonville. This year, the route has changed. The historic flooding of 2019 closed multiple sections of the trail and required the Pedaler’s Jamboree directors to …

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Katy Trail Flood Advisory – July 2019

July 25, 2019 While waters have mostly receded, trail conditions are poor on previously reported closures. Based on the damage caused by the comparable flood of 1993, Missouri State Parks staff expects to find scour holes, washouts, bridge damage, downed trees, debris, silt accumulation and inconsistent trail surfacing. July 6, 2019 Mo State Parks has …

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