Rock Island Spur

Park Information

The Rock Island Spur of Katy Trail State Park is a hiking and biking path. Located near the  Kansas City area and encompassing parts of the old Rock Island line, the trail curves through gently sloping farmland and woodlands, providing an abundance of recreation and wildlife viewing opportunities.

Trail Now Open

Riders can now travel between Windsor and Pleasant Hill, with trailheads at Leeton, Chilhowee and Medford along the way.  Explore Missouri's rural history as you travel through the small towns that once thrived along the railroad corridor. 

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