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Welcome to Smithville Lake

Brush pile maps
The 2015 brush pile map is finally available. Click on brush pile maps below.
Tubing at the lake
Don't forget your life jackets when you go to the lake.
Swimming at the Lake
Follow after these smart kids and wear your life jacket when you swim at the lake. The Little Platte and Camp Branch Swim beaches are open from 8:00am to sunset 7 days a week.
Swimming Beaches
The swimming beaches are located at Little Platte Park and Camp Branch Park. Both beaches are open from 8:00 am to sunset.
Be safe and have fun at Smithville Lake.

Outdoor Recreation

Need to Know

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Vistor Center:

8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Monday through Friday during October to March

7 days per week during April to September


Contact Smithville

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Jerry Litton Visitor Center
P.O. Box 428
Smithville, MO 64089

Phone: 816-532-0174

Email: Smithville@usace.army.mil





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