Parks and Recreation

Independence Athletic Complex

17800 Salisbury Rd.

The Independence Athletic Complex lies on 165 acres of rolling land and features the following amenities:

  • Eight soccer fields (two lighted)
  • Three lighted softball fields
  • Two lighted baseball fields
  • Six practice football areas (one lighted)
  • Two restroom/concession buildings
  • One shelter for about 100 people
  • One playground
  • One amphitheater with space for 1000 people
  • More than 1.5 miles of trails
  • Ample parking


For more information about the complex:

Call the Independence Parks and Recreation Department at (816) 325-7210.



From M291 Highway & Salisbury Rd - Turn east onto Salisbury Rd. and follow it 1/2 mile.  Main park entrance is on the left. 

From 24 Highway - turn south on M291 to Salisbury Rd.  At Salisbury Rd. turn left follow it 1/2 mile.  Main park entrance is on the left

From I-70 - exit north exit 15B toward Liberty onto M291. Stay on M291 for approx. 5 miles. At Salisbury Rd.turn right follow it 1/2 mile. Main park entrance is on the left.