Leadwood Access

Driving Directions

In Leadwood at the junction of Highway 8 and Hunt Street.


This area offers access to Big River.

General Information


Saint Francois


Owned by MDC

(Activity Explanations)
(Population Definition)
Bird Watching  Get the Audubon Society of Missouri Conservation Area Bird List.  
Canoeing  Big River   
Fishing - Bass Good population. Smallmouth, Largemouth and Spotted Bass 
Fishing - Catfish Fair population.  
Fishing - Other Good population. Goggle-eye (rock bass).  
Fishing - Sunfish Good population.  

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
Parking Lot    

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Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
Stream - Permanent Big River 1.00 miles no ramp 

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Forest and Woodland 6.28  
Total Area Acres:6.28 

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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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