Winter Dock Fishing at Camp Branch Marina & Paradise Pointe Marina
November 1st, 2015 through March 31st, 2016
$4.00 Daily Pass
$25.00 Season Pass
Daily and season passes are good for fishing at both marinas
Fishing allowed in the following areas only:
    CBM – Courtesy Dock area directly behind the Baithouse, covered and uncovered slips.  Fishing not allowed on main walkway, ramp, and sides of Baithouse or gas dock.
    PPM – Restaurant patio area and uncovered restaurant courtesy boat slips.  Fishing not allowed from main walkway, front side of restaurant, ramp or platform at bottom of ramp, around Boathouse or gas dock.
Question, please call 816-407-3420. 

Camp Branch Marina - map

Image: Camp Branch MarinaThe Camp Branch Marina Store has fishing boats and pontoon boats for rent.  It also offers: boating accessories, life jackets, swim flags, batteries, fishing tackle, bait, ice, snacks, drinks, fuel, fishing and hunting licenses.  Covered overnight boat slips are available along with 212 covered boat slips that can be leased in 6 month increments.

Camp Branch is located near the swimming beach, Camp Branch Campground, boat ramps, walking trails, trapshooting park and picnic sites.


Paradise Pointe Marina - map

Located in Little Platte Park, the Paradise Pointe Marina Store is now operated by Clay County Parks. 

The following items will be offered at the marina store this year: boating accessories, life jackets, swim flags, batteries, fishing tackle, bait, ice, fuel, snacks, drinks and much more.  Overnight boat slips are available along with 240 covered boat slips and 29 uncovered boat slips that can be leased in 6 month increments.

Paradise Pointe Marina is located near the swimming beach, boat ramps, walking trails, picnic sites, playground, historic Woodhenge and Akers Cemetary, disc golf courses, and Paradise Pointe Golf Complex.


Sailboat Cove - map

Image: Sailboat CoveSailboat Cove is utilized by sailors, picnickers, sightseers and fishermen.  With the exception of the docks, mooring buoys and dry storage facility, the area is open to the public.  The Day Sail area of Sailboat Cove is an excellent place for launching catamarans, small sail boats and wind surfing.  There are picnic tables and grills as well as access to walking trails nearby.  Large sail boats must use the ramp north of the parking lot which is specially designed for them.  There is also a restroom and shower facility that is open year round.

contact us

Department of Parks,
Recreation & Historic Sites

Park Office
17201 Paradesian
Smithville, MO 64089


phone: (816) 407-3400
fax: (816) 407-3411