Sharps Station Access

Notice

Sharps Station access will be temporarily closed while crews work to repair the boat ramp. Thank you for your patience during this time.

Driving Directions

From I-29 at Platte City, take Route HH (Platte City exit) east, then Interurban Road northwest about 1 mile.

Highlights

This forest area offers access to the Platte River with a concrete boat ramp.

General Information

Kansas City

Platte

816-622-0900

Owned by MDC

Activities
Activity
(Activity Explanations)
Comments
(Population Definition)
Bird Watching  Get the Audubon Society of Missouri Conservation Area Bird List.  
Canoeing  Platte River  
Fishing - Catfish Good population. Reward-tagged fish present in Platte River 
Fishing - Other Good population. Good fishing for carp, buffalo, and gar 

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
Boat Ramp - Stream - Concrete Sharps Station Boat Launch   
Parking Lot    

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Features
Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
Stream - Permanent Platte River 0.25 miles  

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Forest and Woodland 10.00  
Total Area Acres:10.30 

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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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