Allenton Access

Driving Directions

Exit I-44 at Allenton Six Flags Road and go south; on Main Street turn east, then on Brown Road go south to Huntersford and continue to the Meramec River.

Highlights

This area offers access to the Meramec River. There is a boat ramp.

About This Area

Allenton Access is located on the Meramec River 3.80 river miles up-river from the junction with the Big River and 6.90 river miles down-river from Pacific Palisades Access.  The area was acquired in 1968 to provide better public access to the Meramec River.  The area has a small amount of bottomland forest on it.

General Information

St. Louis

Saint Louis

636-458-2236

Owned by MDC

Activities
Activity
(Activity Explanations)
Comments
(Population Definition)
Bird Watching  Get the Audubon Society of Missouri Conservation Area Bird List.  
Canoeing  Meramec River  
Fishing - Bass Good population.  
Fishing - Catfish Good population.  
Fishing - Crappie Fair population.  
Fishing - Other Good population. Suckers, carp  
Fishing - Sunfish Fair population.  

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
Boat Ramp - Stream - Concrete   Meramec River  
Parking Lot    

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Features
Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
Stream - Permanent Meramec River 0.20 miles  

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Forest and Woodland 6.80  
Old Field 1.00  
Other 2.00 Parking lot and open grassy areas. 
Total Area Acres:9.80 

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Designated Trails
Trail Name Trail Type Length
No Designated Trails

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Shooting Range General Information

This area has no shooting ranges.

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