Cosmo-Bethel Lake is a 6-acre lake located within Cosmo-Bethel Park. This area is owned and maintained by the City of Columbia. For more information or to report problems, please contact the Columbia Parks and Recreation Department, 573-874-7463.
Hours of Operation
Sun 4:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Mon 4:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tue 4:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wed 4:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thu 4:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Fri 4:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Sat 4:30 AM - 11:00 PM
In Columbia, take Providence Road south, then Southhampton west two blocks, then Bethel north to Cosmo-Bethel Park.
Chapter 12 of the Wildlife Code applies to this area. This area is not owned by the Missouri Department of Conservation. The information provided reflects regulations for activities regulated under a cooperative agreement between the Missouri Department of Conservation and the owner of the area. For more information on any activity not listed below, contact the area owner at the phone number listed in the area details section.
3CSR 10-12 110 Use of Boats and Motors
Boats are prohibited on this area.
3CSR 10-12 130 Fishing, General Provisions and Seasons
Fishing is prohibited on some areas managed under a cooperative agreement with the Department, but allowed on others. Special regulations may apply to fishing. To determine the fishing regulations for this area, consult the Missouri Code of State Regulations in Chapter 12 of the Wildlife Code at https://www.sos.mo.gov/cmsimages/adrules/csr/current/3csr/3c10-12.pdf.