What are some nearby attractions?

We have several attractions nearby. Please refer to a partial list below and I would also encourage you to visit the Clay County website for further information.

  • Paradise Pointe Golf Complex; offers two challenging, 18-hole courses and a four-hole Academy course.
  • 3 18 hole Disc Golf Courses at Little Platte Park
  • Beginner Course Disc Golf at Camp Branch Campground
  • Camp Branch Swim Beach
  • Little Platte Swim Beach
  • Kansas City Trap Shooting Range
  • Jesse James Bank Museum
  • Jesse James Farm and Museum
  • Pharis Farm
  • Mt. Gilead Historical School and Church
  • Tryst Falls Park and shelter areas
  • US Army Corps of Engineers
  • 30 minutes from downtown Kansas City
  • 15 minutes from the City of Smithville and the City of Kearney
  • 45 minutes to Worlds of Fun and Oceans of Fun

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1. How to purchase a campsite?
2. How can we pay for our campsite?
3. Are there any additional fees for vehicles or boats?
4. May we bring firewood/ice or do we have to purchase at the campgrounds?
5. How many people are permitted per site?
6. Do you have check in/out times?
7. Are there any law enforcement on site?
8. What are your quiet hours?
9. What is the minimum stay requirement?
10. What is the maximum stay requirement?
11. Is walk-in camping allowed?
12. Are we allowed to bring our pet?
13. Do you allow campfires?
14. May we bring our golf carts or ATV's to use while camping at Smithville Lake?
15. Can we purchase a fishing license at Smithville Lake?
16. Do you have a swim beach and/or picnic areas?
17. Are firearms allowed?
18. Are fireworks permitted?
19. Are you on any Social Media sites?
20. What is the street address/phone number/web site for the Park Office?
21. I/we need driving directions.
22. What are some nearby attractions?