Fishing Venues


Excelsior Springs’ newest park, Powell Lake, features a catch and release fishing lake with handicapped fishing dock. Other area fresh water fishing provides bass, catfish, crappie and sunfish and boats launching areas. Check out individual locations for amenities.

Visit the Missouri Department of Conservation website for online purchase of fishing license – click here.

Century Park/Powell Lake – catch and release
• Cooley Lake Conservation Area
Fishing River, East Valley Park
• Lake Maurer
• Rocky Hollow Park
• Tryst Falls, Clay County Park
• Watkins Mill State Park