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George Owens Nature Park Organized Youth Group Camping

1601 S. Speck Rd.
Independence, MO 64057

(816) 325.7115

Schedule your organized youth group campout at this peaceful camping area in the heart of 86 acres of parkland. Check out one or all of the park's five hiking trails, fish one of the lakes, or explore any of the natural areas at your own pace.

This area accommodates up to 50 participants and all campground rentals extend over a 24 hour period.


  • Fire Wood: All fire wood is provided.

  • Fire Pit: Enjoy the warmth of the fire will sitting on the rocks of this beautiful limestone rimmed fire pit.

  • Utilities: Water located at the lodge.  Restrooms located at the lodge or near the lakes
  • Vehicles: Two vehicles may be brought into the park on the service road for campground access to load and unload only.  All other guests must park their cars in the parking lot in the front of the park during their stay.

Please be respectful to other park visitors, programs and wildlife by keeping noise to a minimum. Do not disturb or harass the animals living in the park.

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