Lake Jacomo (Jackson County)

Driving Directions

From I-470/Highway 291, take Woods Chapel Road east 1.50 miles.


Facilities/features: three boat ramps, boat rentals, boat dock, improved camping, primitive camping, picnic areas, pavilions, nine hiking trails, two fishing jetties, three fishing docks, and Lake Jacomo (970 acres).

General Information

Kansas City




Jackson County Parks & Recreation


  • Jackson County owns this area and is responsible for all area facilities and maintenance.
  • No ice fishing is allowed and additional regulations apply.
  • A county permit is required to launch a boat. Motor size restrictions apply.
  • For more information on facilities and boat permits call 816-503-4800.

(Activity Explanations)
(Population Definition)
Bird Watching  Get the Audubon Society of Missouri Conservation Area Bird List.  
Camping - Individual Campsites  Campgrounds maintained by Jackson County. 
Canoeing  Jackson County boat permit required, call 816-503-4800. 
Fishing - Bass Good population.  
Fishing - Catfish Good population.  
Fishing - Crappie Good population.  
Fishing - Other Good population. White Bass and walleye 
Fishing - Sunfish Fair population.  
Hiking  Hiking trails maintained by Jackson County. 
Nature Viewing  Many opportunities for wildife viewing. 
Other  Picnic tables and pavilions maintained by Jackson County. 
Other  Boat rentals available through Jackson County. 

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
Boat Ramp - Lake - Concrete   Lake Jacomo  
Dock - Fishingaccessible  Located near the north and south marinas.  
Fishing Jetty/Platformaccessible  Located near the north and south marinas. 
Parking Lotaccessible  Gravel lot has 2 spaces for disabled use.  

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Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
Fishing Lake or Pond Lake Jacomo 970.00 acres  

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Lakes/Ponds 970.00  
Total Area Acres:970.00 

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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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