Weston Bend State Park

Managed by Missouri State Parks

Only 40 minutes north of Kansas City, Weston Bend State Park offers secluded picnic sites, a campground and scenic views of the Missouri River from trails and an overlook accessible to persons with disabilities. There are 10.7 miles of trails, including a 3-mile paved bicycle trail.

The Bee Creek Shelter, a converted tobacco barn, is an enclosed shelter that can accommodate up to 125 guests. There is also an open shelter in the day use area that can accommodate 50 guests.


Address Park Address:
16600 Hwy. 45 North
Weston, MO 64098
Hours Hours: 7 AM to Sunset
URL Official Web URL: Click Here
Restrooms Restrooms: Yes
Park Size Park Size (Acres): 1133

Paved Trails Paved Trails: 3 Mile Bicycle Trail
Unpaved Trails Unpaved Trails: 5 (See trails section)
ADA Accessible ADA Accessible: Yes
Picnic Shelter Picnic Shelters: 2
Playgrounds Playgrounds: 1
Dog Park Off-Leash Dog Park: 1.75 acres
Other Other Amenities: 35 Campsites

Platte County Parks playgrounds and restrooms will be closed until further notice.  This includes the playgrounds at Platte Ridge Park, Barry Platte Park, and the Barry Platte Annex.  The restroom facilities at Platte Ridge Park soccer and baseball complexes will also be closed.  Platte County Parks is canceling all ball-field reservations at Barry Platte Park and Platte Ridge Park until further notice per recommendations of the CDC. We will be assessing the situation on a weekly basis. Questions? Please call 816-858-3419

Parks and trails do remain open, including open space and trails.  Please use proper social distancing when using the parks.