400 S. Platte Clay Way
Kearney, MO 64060
Phone: (816) 628-2288
Fax: (816) 628-2705
Fun and informative horseback riding lessons, summer day camps, birthday parties, special programs and clinics. Great fun for all ages.
Spread across 1500 acres (607 hectares) of woodlands, the Watkins Mill State Park transports you to an idyllic 19th-century pastoral. It features a restored home, an octagonal school, a church and woollen mill as well as textile machineries. There is also a visitor center to give you a background of the Watkins family and their ventures. This vast property has a huge lake that is ideal for fishing, a swimming beach, biking trails, pathways, an equestrian trail, picnic spots and 96 campsites. It is definitely worth a trip with your loved ones.
Located on the highest elevation of Clay County, Liberty Hills Country Club is a private country club and home to Liberty and Kearney High School
Northland Equine Center (NEC) is a 54-acre pasture boarding facility 15 minutes north of Kansas City in Clay County. NEC offers training in dressage, hunt seat, and equine relationship training.
"One of the finest golf facilities in the northland," the 18-hole Claycrest is just one mile north of the historic Liberty Square and has been home to the William Jewell College Heart of America Golf Tournament.
Built at the turn-of-the-century, this beautifully designed 18 hole, par 72 golf course includes a clubhouse with a full service restaurant.
One way to beat the Kansas City summer heat is to venture to the city's biggest water park. Located next to its sister amusement park, Worlds of Fun, this 60-acre park has slides, wave pools, streams and floating rides that offer the best way to cool down for both adults and children. Refreshments are available on the park premises and individual season passports are also available.
The Tiffany Greens Golf Club is included in the list of the ten best golf courses in Missouri by Golf Digest. The perfectly manicured sprawling golf courses with the tree-lined creeks are a delight for serious golfers. The golf course features 18 holes, with a practice bunker, a chipping area, two well manicured putting greens and a driving range. The club features golf leagues for both men and women and for the general public as well. The Clubhouse, with its Proshop, a Pub and a beautiful Banquet Room provides excellent facilities for holding wedding receptions & private parties.
A club dedicated to promoting and providing the means necessary to Curl.
The Springs Aquatic Center is one of many water parks scattered throughout Jackson County and across the border in Kansas. This one is located in south K.C., right near the airport and it offers three different zones, each one perfect for everyone in the family. The 'Leisure Pool' is where all the excitement happens, it has two water slides that plunge into a large pool below. 'The Sprayhouse' is where all the kids hang out safely and 'The Bathhouse' is for the adults. The center also has concession stands, lockers, lifeguards and many events throughout the summer. Check website for details.
This historic landmark is such an important part of the community because of the pioneering courage its famous inhabitants embodied. Most notable among them are statesman and painter, George Caleb Bingham, and later the Waggoners, a well-established flour milling family. Its 19th century architectural details, furniture and paintings are worth a look. Now offering tours at reasonable prices: adults $5, senior citizens $4.50, and children and students $2. Also available for rent and is often used for weddings, large conferences and family reunions.