McKay Park Lake (Jefferson City)

Driving Directions

In Jefferson City, take Southwest Blvd. north 0.40 mile from Highway 54, take Sunrise Lane east to the lake.


The Department of Conservation and Jefferson City Parks and Recreation cooperate to provide McKay Park Lake (6 acres). Facilities/features: picnic shelters and tables, hiking and fitness trails, a disabled-accessible restroom, basketball courts, and a playground.

General Information





Jefferson City, MO

Jefferson City Parks Resources and Foresty Division Director 573-634-6486

  • McKay Park is open 5 am to 11 pm.
  • This Jefferson City park also provides picnic shelters and tables, hiking and fitness trails, basketball courts and a playground.

(Activity Explanations)
(Population Definition)
Fishing - Bass Fair population.  
Fishing - Catfish Good population.  
Fishing - Sunfish Fair population. Bluegill 
Fishing - Trout Good population. Winter trout fishing. 

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
Parking Lotaccessible   

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Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
Fishing Lake or Pond McKay Park 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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