Watson Access

Driving Directions

From Watson, take Route BB north and west 2.50 miles, continue on 160th Street west 1 mile to the boat ramp.

Highlights

Facilities/features: boat ramp and permanent stream (Nishnabotna River). 

About This Area

This area provides access to the Nishnabotna and Missouri Rivers.

General Information

Northwest

Atchison

816-271-3100

Owned by MDC

Activities
Activity
(Activity Explanations)
Comments
(Population Definition)
Bird Watching  Get the Audubon Society of Missouri Conservation Area Bird List.  
Camping - Individual Campsites   
Fishing - Catfish Good population. Nishnabotna River  
Fishing - Other Good population. Buffalo, Carp in the Nishnabotna River  

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
Boat Ramp - Stream - Concrete Nishnabotna River  This ramp is located on the Nishnabotna River and can be used to access the Missouri River. 
Camping Area - Individual Campsites    
Parking Lot    

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Features
Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
Stream - Permanent Nishnabotna River 0.10 miles Concrete boat ramp with access to Nishnabotna River for fishing, boating, etc.  

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Grassland (non-prairie) 2.00  
Other 2.00 Road and parking lot 
Total Area Acres:4.00 

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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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