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Fishing for largemouth bass, channel catfish, flathead catfish, blue catfish, bluegill, redear sunfish and rock bass at Bean Lake in Missouri.

As part of a conservation marsh area, Bean Lake is a 400-acre oxbow in the northwest part of the state, one-half mile east of the Missouri River. Fluctuating water levels can impact boat launching. Canoes and kayaks are ideal here for easy access. Significant amounts of brush and aquatic vegetation provides plenty of cover for fish - both predator and prey. There is a mixed bag of fish species here and a host of factors can influence the results of a day fishing

Primary fish species residing in Bean Lake

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Largemouth bass Channel catfish Flathead catfish Blue catfish Bluegill Redear Sunfish Rock Bass

Bean Lake Amenities

Marina: NO
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES (At high water level)
Campgrounds: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Lodging: NEARBY
Convenience Store: NEARBY
Bait & Tackle: NO
Restaurant: NEARBY

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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby

Covenant Cove RV Resort Campground - 816 261-9735

Lewis and Clark State Park Campground - 816 579-5564

Bean Lake MO Map - Fishing & Camping Areas

Contact Information

Bean Lake
Little Bean Marsh
Missouri Department of Conservation
816 622-0900

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