Lesterville Access

Notice

The Black River has changed channels. During low flow periods, canoeists will have to drag their canoes ~1/3 mile.

Driving Directions

From Lesterville, take Highway 21 east 1 mile, then Peola Road (County Road 342) south to the junction with County Road 364. Take County Road 364 south 1.50 miles to the Lesterville Access.

Highlights

This forest area offers access to the Black River.

General Information

Southeast

Reynolds

573-223-4525

Owned by MDC

Activities
Activity
(Activity Explanations)
Comments
(Population Definition)
Bird Watching  Good area for bottomland birds. Get the Audubon Society of Missouri Conservation Area Bird List.  
Canoeing  The Black River has changed channels. During low flow periods, canoeists may have to drag their canoes ~1/3 mile.  
Fishing - Bass Good population. Smallmouth bass. 
Fishing - Catfish Fair population.  
Fishing - Other Good population. goggle-eye 

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
Parking Lot   Due to Black River changing its course this site no longer provides adequate access to river.  

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Features
Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
Stream - Permanent Black River 0.56 miles  

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Forest and Woodland 53.00  
Total Area Acres:53.00 

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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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