Mozingo Lake (Maryville)

Mozingo Lake is located in Nodaway County, 3 miles east of Maryville on US 136 (follow the signs). The area is owned and maintained by the city of Maryville, and is used as a drinking water supply for the city. The fishery is managed by the Missouri Department of Conservation. Construction of the lake began in 1991, and was completed in 1992. Ponds in the lake basin were initially stocked with bluegill and channel catfish in 1993, and the lake received its main initial stocking of largemouth bass and bluegill in 1994. Channel catfish are stocked annually to maintain the fishery. In 1996, walleye were introduced into the lake, and are currently stocked every other year.
Mozingo Lake is a long, narrow lake covering 1,006 acres, with a maximum depth of over 40 feet and 26 miles of shoreline. Excellent facilities maintained by the city of Maryville include 3 concrete boat ramps, a disabled accessible floating fishing dock, privies, 2 fish cleaning stations, primitive camping, RV camping, cabin rental, swimming beach, walking trails, horse trails, shelters for rent, and an 18-hole golf course.
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Total Acres
1000.0
Area Hours
  • Sunday, 04:00 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, 04:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Directions
From Maryville, take Highway 136 east 3 miles, take Liberty Road north off Highway 136, travel past golf course entrance then take 245th Street west of park entrance at Park/Lake access.
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9310 - 3CSR 10-12 - 101 Title; Authority

Chapter
3CSR 10-12
Rule Number
101 Title; Authority
Rules
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.

9310 - 3CSR 10-12 - 110 Use of Boats and Motors

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3CSR 10-12
Rule Number
110 Use of Boats and Motors
Rules
Boats may be used on this area.
No boat motor restrictions apply.

9310 - 3CSR 10-12 - 130 Fishing, General Provisions and Seasons

Chapter
3CSR 10-12
Rule Number
130 Fishing, General Provisions and Seasons
Rules

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 theĀ Wildlife Code.

  • Camping

    • Individual Campsites
  • Fishing

    • Walleye/Sauger
    • Sunfish
    • Catfish
    • Crappie
    • Black Bass
  • Bird Watching

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