Watkins Mill State Park, Kansas City
Watkins Mill State Park
Watkins Mill State Park has a small lake for fishing, swimming from the beach and boating or canoeing. You can also camp in the campground with 60 campsites, some with full hookups, ride on an asphalt bicycle trail, or go hiking. A naturalist is on duty seasonally. Also visit WATKINS WOOLEN MILL STATE HISTORIC SITE. 818 acres; camping, picnicking, hiking trails, boating, boat ramps, fishing, swimming, pets on leash, bike trails and visitor center.
Following the shoreline you'll find a 3.8-mile asphalt bicycle trail. It's not a difficult road, but the tranquil landscape makes it a perfect outdoor getaway.