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.


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

General Information




Owned by MDC

(Activity Explanations)
(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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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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