Fabius Chute Access

Notice

Due to recent changes in area regulations, deer and turkey hunting by both archery and firearms methods is now allowed on Fabius Chute Access. Antlerless permits may be used on this area. Refer to Spring Turkey or Fall Deer and Turkey Booklet for additional details.

Driving Directions

From Palmyra, take Highway 61 north 2.50 miles, then County Road 332 east 2.20 miles, and County Road 342 northeast 2 miles.

Highlights

This area has access to the Mississippi River and a boat ramp.

General Information

Northeast

Marion

573-248-2530

Leased

Activities
Activity
(Activity Explanations)
Comments
(Population Definition)
Camping - Primitive Area  Camping allowed on or adjacent to area parking lots. No camping along roadways. No amenities provided.  
Canoeing  Access is to a side channel of the Mississippi River and the lower reaches of North River 
Fishing - Catfish Good population.  
Fishing - Crappie Good population. Within the side channel and in the lower reaches of North River. 
Fishing - Other Good population. Common Carp, Freshwater Drum, Gar Species, other big river species. 
Hunting-Deer Fair population. Deer regulations are subject to annual changes. Please refer to the Fall Deer and Turkey Booklet for current regulations.  
Hunting-Turkey Fair population. Turkey regulations are subject to annual changes. Please refer to the Spring Turkey or Fall Deer and Turkey Booklet for current regulations.  

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
Boat Ramp - Stream - Concrete   Access to North River and Pool 22 of the Mississippi River. This side channel is shallow during low flows.  
Parking Lot    

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Features
Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
Stream - Permanent Mississippi River 0.25 miles  
Stream - Permanent North River 0.70 miles North River and Fabius Chute meet at the Mississippi River. 

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Forest and Woodland 38.00  
Total Area Acres:38.30 

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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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