Riverton West River Access

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

View from the picnic area overlooking river

Riverton West Access is located on the right side of the Eleven Point National Scenic River at 35.6 miles. This site is accessible by vehicle or by boat. This access is 7.6 miles downriver of Whitten. A popular wading and picnic area just below Riverton bridge off Highway 160 is a great place for a picnic or to take the family wading. There are 4 picnic sites available, each with a table and pedestal grill. There is a vault toilet at the site. There is not trash service pack in pack out rules apply.

Jon Boat moving down river toward Riverton Bridge View of the boat launch from the other side of river View from the picnic area overlooking river

At a Glance

Fees There are no fees.
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Riverton, Mo
Water: None
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: U. S. Forest Service

General Information

Directions: Located on Highway 160 just below the Eleven Point River Bridge in Riverton Mo.The site is between Doniphan and Alton, Missouri, (about 13 miles east of Alton, and 25 miles west of Doniphan).

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  Area/Length : 
River mile 35.6 (see river map)

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  Elevation : 
420 ft