Brickley Hollow Conservation Area

Driving Directions

From Lincoln, take Highway 65 south approximately 1 mile, then Route H east 10.70 miles, then Heits Point Avenue (Lake Road H-25) south 0.30 mile to the area.

Highlights

This area contains old fields, forest, woodlands, savannas, and Cole Camp Creek (a small arm of the Lake of the Ozarks).

About This Area

This area contains small expanses of woodland, savanna, native grassland, and a dolomite glade, which are all common to areas surrounding Lake of the Ozarks.

A variety of wildflowers including rose gentian, blazing stars, and prairie dock can be found on the area, as well as other species associated with glade communities, including fence lizards and five-lined skink.

The diverse variety of habitats on this area help to provide small game, deer and turkey hunting opportunities.

General Information

Kansas City

Benton

660-530-5500

Owned by MDC

  • Firearms firing single projectiles prohibited.

Activities
Activity
(Activity Explanations)
Comments
(Population Definition)
Bird Watching  Get the Audubon Society of Missouri Conservation Area Bird List.  
Fishing - Bass Good population. One mile walk-in access to the Cole Camp Creek Arm of Lake of the Ozarks.  
Fishing - Catfish Fair population. One mile walk-in access to the Cole Camp Creek Arm of Lake of the Ozarks. 
Fishing - Crappie Good population. One mile walk-in access to the Cole Camp Creek Arm of Lake of the Ozarks. 
Fishing - Sunfish Good population. One mile walk-in access to the Cole Camp Creek Arm of Lake of the Ozarks. 
Hiking  Hiking permitted along the one-mile long area access trail, which leads to the Cole Camp Creek arm of the Lake of the Ozarks.  
Hunting-Deer Good population. Deer regulations are subject to annual changes. Please refer to the Fall Deer and Turkey Booklet for current regulations.  
Hunting-Rabbit Good population. See Area Regulations.  
Hunting-Squirrel Good population. See Area 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.  
Hunting-Waterfowl-Open Hunting Fair population. One mile walk-in access to Cole Camp Creek Arm of Lake of the Ozarks. 
Nature Viewing  Glade restoration in progess. Showy late spring/early summer wildflowers and glade wildlife. 

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
Parking Lot    

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Features
Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
Fishing Lake - Shoreline  1.70 miles  
Stream - Permanent Cole Camp Creek 2.00 miles Arm of Lake of the Ozarks 

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Grassland (non-prairie) 32.00  
Forest and Woodland 142.00  
Savanna 10.00  
Glade 2.00  
Total Area Acres:186.00 

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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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