The short trail offers a short walk to a view of the Missouri River. The trail is accessed by crossing the Weston Bluffs Trail and the Burlington Northern Railway tracks. The trail ends at the river, with drop-offs along the way. The trail is in the floodplain and a good example of second-growth bottomland forest. A variety of wildlife is commonly seen, including migratory songbirds. The trail is natural surface, with occasional stones and tree roots. The area is subject to standing water in the roadway as well as occasional flood events.
Missouri River Trail: Weston Bend State Park
DIFFICULTY#6 of 7 trails in Weston Bend State Park
Missouri River Trail: Weston Bend State Park is a 0.3 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Weston, MO. The trail is primarily used for hiking and walking and is accessible year-round.