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First Day Hike

Celebrate Jan. 1, 2022, by taking a guided hike on a section of the Rock Island Trail and the Katy Trail with the park superintendent. This 1-mile hike will allow participants to enjoy a partial section of the Rock Island and Katy Trail in Windsor. You will have an opportunity to learn about the Rock Island Spur’s creation …

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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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Boonville Closure

Katy Trail Closures and Conditions – August 2019

August 11th, 2019 Waters have receded on the majority of the Katy Trail, however, trail conditions are still poor in areas that experienced flooding over the past several months. Based on the damage caused by the comparable flood of 1993, Missouri State Parks staff expects to find holes, washouts, bridge damage, downed trees, debris, silt …

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