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Burr Oak Woods Conservation Area

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Very nice place to visit. Big improvements over the past years. Very good learning experience for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
S Fred T
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lots of trails

the trails at burr oaks offer a lot of great hiking and walking for exercise. You'll see a lot of... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
James J
Blue Springs, Missouri
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1401 NW Park Rd, Blue Springs, MO 64015-7727
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice place to visit. Big improvements over the past years. Very good learning experience for all.

Thank S Fred T
Reviewed 10 July 2018

the trails at burr oaks offer a lot of great hiking and walking for exercise. You'll see a lot of wildlife and gorgeous scenery.

Thank James J
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This is a shady nature preserve with multiple trail lengths to choose from. There is one short paved trail behind the visitors center. The center has nature displays of snakes and native wild life. None of the trails are difficult to navigate but closed toed...More

Thank closserclan
Reviewed 25 June 2018

We dropped by after our luncheon. There is a small walking trail and wildlife displays suitable for children

Thank 291sammy
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

A nice visitor center set up for viewing missouri native wildlife. Clean, easy access. Free. Nature trails throughout the area...

Thank terrry61
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

This is a great spot!!! Nice nature center with educational activities for families. Great trails, good exercise....a little short but you can combine two and come up with a good hike. Well marked, nice and respectful hikers, I love it and go all the time.

Thank Margie T
Reviewed 21 March 2018

There are a bunch of trails from Strode road parking lot that head over to Pink Hill Rd. They are mowed and are not gravel. Nice pond in back. Be cautious of dogs from some of the houses, had a neighbor that had issues.

Thank Jay B
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

I love Burr Oaks, the hiking trails are great. Very scenic, nice place to explore, climb rocks, jog... I like to head out hear on a Saturday morning and just take off into the woods. Lots of wildlife and photo opportunities.

Thank Nicci M
Reviewed 6 January 2018

We have lived in Blue Springs for over 20 years and knew about Burr Oaks; but, until last October we never went. It is great for all ages. Plenty of activities for children and adults alike. I wish we would have taken the grand kids...More

Thank 204barbarak
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Been going here forever. The most northeast trail has great rock scrambling. My boys have loved jumping across since they were little. They complain about going now(teens) however soon forget as soon as they see those rocks. Other trails are great for jogging or hiking....More

Thank Jay B
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