Burton Bridge Access

Driving Directions

From St. Joseph, take I-29 south to Faucette (Exit 35), take Route DD east 3 miles, then Route DD/MM east 2 miles, and Louter Milch Road east 0.25 mile to area entrance.

Highlights

This area is mostly old fields. It offers access to the Platte River.

General Information

Northwest

Buchanan

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.  
Canoeing  Platte River - Difficult access  
Fishing - Catfish Fair population. Flathead, Channel 
Fishing - Other Fair population. Carp 

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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
Stream - Permanent Platte River 0.40 miles Walk in access  

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Wetland 10.00  
Other 5.91  
Total Area Acres:15.91 

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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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