Canton (Canton Ferry Access)

This area is subject to flooding. Check local conditions, and do not drive onto flooded roadways.

About this Area

For more information call
(573) 248-2530
Total Acres

Canton Ferry Access is maintained by the City of Canton. For specific information about the area, contact the Canton City Hall at 573-288-4413.

This was one of the first Community Assistance Program agreementprojects by the Missouri Department of Conservation. This agreement was renewed in 2006.

The area's facilities include two paved parking areas, a concrete boat ramp, and courtesy boat dock.

The area is prone to flooding when the Mississippi River approaches flood stage.

Things to do when you visit: 
  • Fishing
    • Catfish,
    • Suckers,
    • Walleye/Sauger,
    • White Bass
  • Boat LandingBoat Landing
  • Entry PointEntry Point
  • Fishing DockFishing Dock
  • Parking LotParking Lot
  • BoundaryBoundary

Hours of Operation

Area Hours
Sunday 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
From Highway 61 at Canton, take Highway 16 east 1 mile, then 4th Street north two blocks, then Henderson Street east, and Front Street south to the access.
Area Regulations