Gama Grass Prairie Conservation Area

Driving Directions

From Nevada, take I-49/Highway 71 north 12 miles, then at Route TT exit take west outer road south about 1 mile, then west about 1 mile to the area.


This area contains about 48 acres of native prairie. The rest is forest, woodland and old field.

General Information

Kansas City



Owned by MDC

  • For questions regarding specific area information or regulations please contact the Four Rivers Area Headquarters, (417) 395-2341. If no one is in the office, please leave a message and someone will return your call as soon as possible. If you need to speak to someone immediately, please call the El Dorado Springs office at (417) 876-5226.

(Activity Explanations)
(Population Definition)
Bird Watching  Get the Audubon Society of Missouri Conservation Area Bird List.  
Hiking  No designated trails 
Hunting-Deer Fair population. See regulations.  
Hunting-Quail Fair population.  
Hunting-Rabbit Fair population.  
Hunting-Turkey Fair population. Annual Fall Deer and Turkey Hunting Regulations and Information booklet and annual Spring Turkey Hunting Information booklet.  

Go to Top of Page

Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
Parking Lot    

Go to Top of Page

Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
No Identified Features

Go to Top of Page

Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Forest and Woodland 28.00  
Native Prairie 48.00  
Old Field 4.00  
Total Area Acres:80.00 

Go to Top of Page

Designated Trails
Trail Name Trail Type Length
No Designated Trails

Go to Top of Page

Shooting Range General Information

This area has no shooting ranges.

Go to Top of Page