Edwin A. Pape Lake (Concordia)

Driving Directions

From Concordia, take Highway 23 south 2 miles, then Concordia Lake Road West 0.50 mile.


In addition to Pape Lake, this area includes a boat ramp and dock, picnic areas, pavilions, and a fishing jetty and dock.

General Information

Kansas City




Concordia, MO

CAP, City Clerk, 660-463-2228

  • City User Permit Required - 660-463-2228.
  • Closed 10 pm to 4 am unless actively fishing.
  • Closed to fishing during waterfowl season - Contact City for more information.
  • This lake is part of MDC's Community Assistance Program (CAP).

(Activity Explanations)
(Population Definition)
Bird Watching  Get the Audubon Society of Missouri Conservation Area Bird List.  
Canoeing  On Pape Lake  
Fishing - Bass Good population.  
Fishing - Catfish Good population. Channel and Flathead 
Fishing - Crappie Fair population. Stunted crappie, anglers are encouraged to harvest crappie of ALL sizes up to their daily limit of 30 fish/day.  
Fishing - Sunfish Fair population.  
Hiking  No designated MDC trails 
Hunting-Waterfowl-Open Hunting  Contact City Hall-Determination about waterfowl hunting made annually by City Hall 660-463-2228  

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
Boat Ramp - Lake - Concrete   Edwin A. Pape Lake  
Dock - Boat/Courtesy    
Fishing Jetty/Platformaccessible   
Parking Lotaccessible   

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Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
Fishing Lake or Pond Edwin A Pape Lake 245.00 acres  

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Lakes/Ponds 245.00  
Total Area Acres:245.00 

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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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