Aquilla Access

Driving Directions

From Aquilla, take Route M west 1 mile, then County Road 223 north to the Castor River bridge.

Highlights

This forest and old field area provides boat access to the Castor River.

General Information

Southeast

Stoddard

573-290-5730

Owned by MDC

Activities
Activity
(Activity Explanations)
Comments
(Population Definition)
Bird Watching  Get the Audubon Society of Missouri Conservation Area Bird List.  
Canoeing  Old Channel of Castor River   
Fishing - Bass Fair population. Largemouth bass 
Fishing - Catfish Good population.  
Fishing - Crappie Fair population.  
Fishing - Other Fair population. Carp and Buffalo 
Fishing - Sunfish Fair population.  
Hunting-Deer Fair population. Deer regulations are subject to annual changes. Please refer to the Fall Deer and Turkey Booklet for current regulations.  
Hunting-Rabbit Fair population.  
Hunting-Squirrel Fair population.  
Trapping with Special Use Permit   

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
Boat Ramp - Stream - Concrete   On Castor River for canoes and small boats. 
Parking Lotaccessible  1-Gravel Parking lot with a concrete pad. 
Privy/Restroomaccessible   

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Features
Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
Fishless Pond Small pond 0.25 acres  
Stream - Permanent Old Channel of Castor River 1.00 miles  

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Forest and Woodland 54.00  
Old Field 38.00  
Total Area Acres:92.00 

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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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