White Tail Trail

EASY 57 reviews

White Tail Trail is a 3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Kansas City, MO that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is accessible year-round.

3.0 miles 386 feet Loop

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

forest

river

wild flowers

wildlife

The White Tail Loop trail is a 1.3 mile hike through an urban forest. It travels up a steep hillside along a forested ravine and loops back down the other side along an old logging road. Deer and other wildlife is plentiful in the area and often seen. White Alloe Creek Conservation Area is adjoined by the Parkville Nature Sanctuary. Four short loop trails, ranging from .1 miles to .9 miles in length are found in the Santuary. Highlights between the two sites include a water fall, abundant wildlife, several streams and a shelter built on the foundation of an old girl scout cabin. A section is ADA accessible. Trail guides are available at the trail head. No Bikes, No Dogs, No motorized Vehicles. The total miles of trails between the combined sitesis is 2.8 miles

1 month ago

2 months ago

The best trail I have been on..

hiking
2 months ago

Took my family of 6 (Wife, 4 kids - 9 yrs, 4 yrs, 2 yrs, and 7 months - and myself) to this trail over the weekend. We had a fantastic time exploring! Trails are very well groomed, documented, and the sites are beautiful. The waterfall is a fantastic place to sit and just watch and listen.

walking
2 months ago

Loved the trails. Beautiful and peaceful!

2 months ago

had a great time!!!!!

hiking
2 months ago

Nice trail with a pretty, little waterfall. This is a good place to escape the city for a bit.

hiking
3 months ago

The hike offered beautiful scenery and well kept trails. It was not very busy either.

3 months ago

loved it. lots of places to set and chill

hiking
3 months ago

Fun trails, beautiful scenery, lots of wild life.

hiking
3 months ago

Beautifully wooded trail with very easy access to KC.

hiking
4 months ago

I have a regular 2 trail route in this park. Good trails.

hiking
4 months ago

Lovely. Just lovely.

4 months ago

hiking
5 months ago

beautiful and peaceful!

hiking
5 months ago

we had a blast! it was so tranquil and the kids didn't complain not once! (that says a lot when you have kids 13, 12,10 and 3). we walked the old Kate trail. going back to check out the others. don't skip the meadow and the waterfall!

6 months ago

6 months ago

hiking
8 months ago

Hard. The stairs were pretty hard

hiking
8 months ago

Medium. The stairs were long

9 months ago

Great for all ages! Fun to explore!