Columbia (Norma Sutherland Smith Park Lake)

Smith Park is a community park adjacent to Alpha Hart Lewis Elementary School. The park sits on 50 acres with a 2.8-acre pond, 0.3 mile lake trail, large reservable shelter, playground, skate park, basketball court, baseball/softball practice field, restrooms, and parking lot.

Norma Sutherland Smith Park Lake is managed by the City of Columbia. For more details, call the City of Columbia at 573-819-0555.
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Total Acres
Area Hours
  • Sunday, 04:30 AM - 11:00 PM
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, 04:30 AM - 11:00 PM
From Hwy 63 in Columbia, take Paris Rd/N Rte. B to Waco Rd in Columbia, turn left on Waco Road and destination will be on your left. 3350 Waco Rd Columbia, MO 65202.
For more information call
(573) 815-7900
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202104 - 3CSR 10-11 - 130 Vehicles, Bicycles, Horses, and Horseback Riding

3CSR 10-11
Rule Number
130 Vehicles, Bicycles, Horses, and Horseback Riding


Unless otherwise posted, bicycles, including electric bicycles as defined in the Missouri Wildlife Code (Chapter 20- Definitions), are allowed on roads open to vehicular traffic and service roads (designated in the online conservation atlas). Bicycles must stay on roads open to vehicular traffic or service roads, or on multi-use trails posted as open to bicycles.   Bicycle use is not allowed on service roads passing through designated natural areas (designated in the online conservation atlas). Groups of 10 or more people using bicycles on a department area must obtain a special use permit. Special use permits should be requested at least 30 days in advance at: SpecialUsePermit.

  • Fishing

    • Sunfish
    • Catfish
    • Black Bass
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