Cosmo-Bethel Lake (Columbia)

Driving Directions

In Columbia, take Providence Road south, then Southhampton west two blocks, then Bethel north to Cosmo-Bethel Park.


Facilities/features: picnic areas, three pavilions, and fishable lake (six acres.)

General Information





City of Columbia

CAP; Columbia Parks and Recreation Department, Mike Griggs, 573-874-7202

  • The City of Columbia provides a playground, sand volleyball court, ball field, picnic tables, pavilions and a restroom.

(Activity Explanations)
(Population Definition)
Bird Watching  Get the Audubon Society of Missouri Conservation Area Bird List.  
Fishing - Bass Good population.  
Fishing - Catfish Good population.  
Fishing - Crappie Fair population.  
Fishing - Sunfish Fair population.  
Fishing - Trout Good population. Winter trout fishery.  
Hiking  No designated MDC trails 

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
Parking Lot    

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Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
Fishing Lake or Pond Cosmo-Bethel Lake 6.00 acres  

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Lakes/Ponds 6.00  
Total Area Acres:6.00 

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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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