Map of the Blue River Parkway Trail, Kansas City, MO


Blue River Parkway Trail, Kansas City, Missouri

Blue River Parkway Trail Missouri map area

Blue River Parkway Trail, Missouri


3.6 miles




Kansas City


natural areas along Blue River, Blue River Park, Alex George Lake, Minor Park, residential neighborhoods


Indian Creek Trail


Kansas City

The Blue River Parkway Trail is a 3.6 mile long paved pathway located in the Kansas City area of Western Missouri. The trail meanders through the natural area along the river from just south of Bannister Road to the south end of Minor park, to either side of State Highway 50. The trail goes through the thick woodlands and past wetlands along the river and provides a way to see some of the local wildlife. The route includes some local parks with athletic fields and other amenities.


The Blue River Parkway Trail is paved for the entire route. The trail is open for bike riding, walking and running.


The Blue River Parkway Trail goes past the following communities: Kansas City.

Points of Interest

The Blue River Parkway Trail  goes past the following points of interest:

Indian Creek Trail
Kansas City Missouri 3 & 2 Athletic Fields
Blue River Park
Alex George Lake
Minor Park
Nearby Trails

Indian Creek Trail: The north end of the Blue River Parkway Trail connects to the 3.5 mile long Indian Creek Trail that heads to the west as far as State Line Road. The Indian Creek Trail connects to the Indian Creek Hike and Bike Trail and the Tomahawk Creek Trail in Kansas.

End Points

The north end of the Blue River Parkway Trail is located at a point to the southwest of the interchange between Route W and Blue River Road on the south side of Kansas City. This location is also the eastern end of the Indian Creek Trail

The south end of the trail is located at the south end of Minor Park. The park is located at Blue River Road and E. Red Bridge Road.


Following are links to official off-site resources to find out more details about the recreational trails located in Kansas City, Missouri.