As the third largest parks system in the country, Jackson County Parks + Rec delivers MILES OF SMILES with activities for all seasons and ages. Whether you're seeking outdoor adventure, quiet time in nature or something in between, memories can be made right here at home. 

We invite you to MAKE YOUR DAY at one of our beautiful Jackson County lakes (Longview, Lake Jacomo, Blue Springs Lake), beaches (Longview Lake and Blue Springs Lake), marinas (Lake Jacomo Marina, Longview Marina, Blue Springs Lake Marina), the Fred Arbanas Golf Course, campgrounds (Longview Campground, Blue Springs Campground, Lake Jacomo Campground), Native Hoofed Animal Enclosure, 100 miles of trails and historic sites at Missouri Town 1855 and Fort Osage National Historic Landmark.