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Posted on: May 29, 2017

Beaches Now Open

beaches

Make a splash this summer. Beaches at Longview Lake and Blue Springs Lake now open through Labor Day weekend. Get yourself a season pass. Also ask about scheduling a private party on the beach.

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

Campgrounds Now Open

Campgrounds

With easy access to beaches, boating, full-service marinas, nature trails, an award-winning golf course and more is any wonder why Jackson County's campgrounds attract visitors from all across America?

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

Fort Osage

Fort Osage

Parks + Rec brings the past to life at Fort Osage, which William Clark of Lewis & Clark fame built in 1808 to establish the first military post on what was then the western frontier. There is where Jackson County and the American West got started.

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

Hit The Trail

On The Trail

Go fast. Take it slow. Set the pace that's just right for you on Jackson County Parks + Rec's extensive network of trails. They're perfect for bicycling, jogging, hiking or just walking.

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

Missouri Town 1855

Missouri Town 1855 Ox Team

Connect with Missouri's past. Parks + Rec brings history alive by recreating life in a mid-19th Century Missouri farming village.

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

Tee It Up

Golf Spring

Spring is in the air. And your tee shots should be too! Schedule a tee time to play a round (or two) today at one of Missouri's best public golf courses -- Jackson County Parks + Rec's Fred Arbanas Golf Course.

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