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4.2 out of 5 Rider Rating 4.2
5 Reviews

Wyandotte County Lake Park

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By wolfspire (5 McR Points) on Jul 01, 2012

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Cyrus D
2 McR Points
June 23, 2016
Very scenic, a short ride. However make sure you…
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Chris Moore
2 McR Points
February 20, 2018
This ride was great. The roads were well…
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Written Directions

It is in Kansas City, KS at Leavenworth Road and N91st.

Scenery

You are going to be riding around a lake and on tree covered roads that hug the edges of the lake. There are a lot of tight turns for a short route. It is open from 6 am to midnight.

Drive Enjoyment

It is a public area and the roads don't have too many problems.

Tourism Opportunities

This is a country lake located at the northwest edge of Kansas City, Kansas. The 1,500 acres are positioned in a setting of hillside oak-hickory woodlands and lakeside sycamores. The 456-acre lake with marina was constructed in the 1930's by the Works Progress Administration. The lake park includes a Kids Fishing Lake, picnic shelters with playgrounds and restrooms, largest outdoor playground in Wyandotte County, boat rentals, fishing, abundance of wildlife, Davis Hall, Bridle Trail, off-leash dog arena, archery range, and Mr. & Mrs. .F.L. Schlagle Library and Environmental Center.

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Cyrus D
June 23, 2016
2 McR Points
Motorcycle Type : Sport
Very scenic, a short ride. However make sure you go in plenty of light, Going in the evening light was getting sparse and managed to hit a patch of gravel going roughly 20-25mph around a broad turn, and have the bike slide out under me. Practically snails pace. Full gear, no injuries, bike sustained no damage due I would guess to frame sliders.

Upon further inspection of the cause of the accident, Only a mere 20 feet back, discovered the whole road was chalked in this gravel. Didn't matter what line I was to take it surely to slide out under me if you were at any angle of lean.

Good road, but sub-par road conditions. Ride carefully and slowly. Good light will help you see such dangerous road conditions ahead.
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Chris Moore
February 20, 2018
2 McR Points
Motorcycle Type : Cruiser
This ride was great. The roads were well maintained and the scenery was very nice. My wife and I rode it twice in the same day. Would highly recommend.
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03Speed3
September 22, 2017
0 McR Points
Motorcycle Type : Sport - Touring
Scenic little route but very slow auto traffic and lots of leaves and loose gravel. This is a 10mph putt putt route, not a knee dragger.
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