Bootleg Access

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Things to do when you visit: 
  • Hunting
    • Turkey,
    • Deer,
    • Rabbit,
    • Squirrel
  • Camping
    • Individual Campsites
  • Fishing
    • Black Bass,
    • Suckers,
    • Sunfish,
    • White Bass

About this Area

Bootleg Access

Hiking Trail at Bootleg Access
Missouri Department of Conservation

The entire Big River from Council Bluffs Lake to its confluence with the MeramecRiver is a Stream Black Bass Special Management Area. Special black bass harvest restrictions apply. See the Wildlife Code of Missouri for more information.

Hours of Operation

Area Hours
Sun 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Mon 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tue 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wed 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thu 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Fri 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Sat 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Directions
From Potosi, take Highway 21 south 10 miles to Big River.
Area Regulations

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Wooded trail at Bootleg Access
Bootleg Access Trail