Jackson County Parks and Recreation

About

It's all about "Fun" when you spend a day with Jackson County Parks + Rec. For the land lover, we have one of the largest park systems of any county in the America.

For the water enthusiast, Jackson County is home to fantastic beaches and lakes, with the finest public marinas in Missouri.

We offer our residents and regional neighbors 21,000 acres of premier outdoor enjoyment for "get-away-from-it-all" weekends and memorable vacations.

From boating and biking to hiking and horseback riding, get on the go! From softball and golf, get into the game! From beaches and campgrounds to picnics and fishing, just sit back and relax.

Our Mission

To provide fun-filled opportunities in beautiful outdoor settings so people can make their day!

Programs

Michele Newman
Director