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Katy Trail Boonville

I love riding and walking the Katy Trail, the State Park in Boonville is a great place to relax... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Boonville, Missouri
Excellent place to cycle long distance.

We regularly ride the Katy trail. We've cycled much of it, though we usually go Jeff City to... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Jefferson City, United States
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Welcome to Katy Trail State Park, the longest developed rail-trail in the country. Whether you are a bicyclist, walker, equestrian, nature lover or history buff, the trail offers opportunities for recreation, a place to enjoy nature and an avenue to...more
101 Lewis St, Machens to Clinton, Boonville, MO 65039
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Reviewed November 26, 2018

This is about the 5th stop on the Katy Trail I have visited. While the trail concept is interesting, most facilities at the trail stops are closed during weekend and holiday periods I have visited. What would make this state park trail system much better...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

I love riding and walking the Katy Trail, the State Park in Boonville is a great place to relax, views of the Missouri River. The old renovated caboose is a favorite of the grandkids. Pet friendly as well!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

We regularly ride the Katy trail. We've cycled much of it, though we usually go Jeff City to Hartsburg with our busy schedule.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 30, 2018

The trail is well maintained from Clinton to St. Charles for its considerable length. There is some road riding with rollers and several low-grade inclines on the trail between Clinton and Sedalia. Information online brings attention to the lack of water for 25 miles between...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Trail is chipped stone but in great shape and an easy ride. Lots of signs explaining the history of the area. The museum in Boonville is worth a visit. along the river is very pretty with high cliffs on the other side of the trail....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank scubafoxII
Reviewed September 20, 2018

The KATY Trail stretches from St Charles (just outside of St Louis) to Clinton a 225 mile rails to trails success story. The first 30ish miles from St Charles to Marthasville is the most congested but once you head west from Marthasville the trail goes...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 15, 2018

My husband and I ride the trail almost daily. We just recently did the route form Jefferson City to Rocheport and back. The trail is level, well-maintained, and shaded in many places. There are interesting stops along the way for you to take a break,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed September 9, 2018

The Katy Trail is great. Very scenic ride long the Missouri and probably the best limestone trail surface we have ridden on.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Can the main road park get some lights so you can walk for the main street to the isle of capri. But it was clean and pleasant

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ronda J
Reviewed August 29, 2018

We drove up to Jefferson City from Lake Ozark to bike the Katy Trail. We met a local in the parking lot that told us to ride toward Hartsburg since it was more shaded and a prettier ride. She was right. We did 21 miles...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Calvin W
July 25, 2018|
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Response from Kathy C | Reviewed this property |
Boonville, Missouri two places to stay right on the trail. One is Isle of Capri, the casino. The other is Hotel Fredrick, which has a place to park your bike, it has a bike repair shop, and a place to eat.
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Response from photojo13 | Reviewed this property |
There are campsites near the Katy trail in and near Jefferson and in Herman. Do not personally know if there are others in between. If you have a trailer hitch receiver, there are several bike racks on line which mount... More