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Stephens Lake Park

2001 E Broadway, Columbia, MO 65201
+1 573-442-5862
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Great place to take the grandkids.

We enjoy taking our grandkids to the water fountain sprinklers, and the lake for swimming. The park... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ben D
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California, Missouri
Great place to walk

I went here with my family while in town from Chicago. This is a great place for a family, couple... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Megan B
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2001 E Broadway, Columbia, MO 65201
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+1 573-442-5862
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"great place to walk"
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"swimming area"
in 9 reviews
"bbq festival"
in 6 reviews
"walking trails"
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"spray ground"
in 4 reviews
"in town"
in 7 reviews
"splash pad"
in 2 reviews
"ice skating in the winter"
in 2 reviews
"lovely walking"
in 2 reviews
"sand beach"
in 2 reviews
"play ground"
in 2 reviews
"paddle boarding"
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"bike riding"
in 2 reviews
"fire pit"
in 3 reviews
"lawn chairs"
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"green space"
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"beautiful scenery"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoy taking our grandkids to the water fountain sprinklers, and the lake for swimming. The park is kid friendly, and clean.

Thank Ben D
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went here with my family while in town from Chicago. This is a great place for a family, couple, and family with kids. Beautiful scenery and walking and running paths. It’s a great place for relaxation or exercise.

Thank Megan B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There was so much controversy years ago on whether the city should buy this property and make a park. It is now a show place and constantly used by so many people. The parks and recreation department has done and extraordinary job each and every...More

Thank Richard M
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

Very nice. Great walk and nice clean park with lots to do and see. Very enjoyable. Nice trees and the water park for kids was really nice.

Thank debi612016
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Bring a frisbee, a dog, a spouse, or a beer...you'll enjoy them all here. Just make sure to buy your dog a beer, too.

Thank MisterLannister
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Great place to stroll or jog, with a nice lake and landscaping right in town on busy road. Parking lots and restrooms we will go here again.

Thank travelingartist_8
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Love bringing my kids here when I am in town. Great play areas. Fun trail to walk around the lake and see birds.

Thank Daniel M
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Walking this park is terrific. It is super clean. I love the location. As an extra bonus, there is a great store across the street that has healthy choices of food!,

1  Thank margaretm640
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

This park is across the street from my office and It is the bomb. Large lake with trail around and over it. Sand beach with splash park. Multiple picnic pavilions (you can use if available or reserve for a fee). 2 climbing playgrounds for the...More

2  Thank BigDaddyColumbiaMo_
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

The fountains are terrific for kids & the beach is nice too. It gets crowded in the summer, but is really nice.

Thank AnniK_K
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Michelle P
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Response from debi612016 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. We just walked
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Mike D
20 June 2017|
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Response from Mumzie9196 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there's a launch site & you may fish
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earn92
5 April 2016|
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Response from M0Walker | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe catfish is available in this lake. It would be blue gill, crappie, maybe small mouth bass.
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