Cliff Drive State Scenic Byway

Cliff Drive State Scenic Byway


LOCATION:
Kessler Park
DISTANCE:
3.79 miles TRAIL TYPE:
Street

Cliff Drive is located in George E. Kessler Park in historic Northeast Kansas City and is part of the Kansas City, Missouri Park and Boulevard System. Cliff Drive was officially designated as a State Scenic Byway, one of only five in the state of Missouri, on June 2, 2000. The byway extends approximately 4 miles from Belmont Avenue west along Gladstone Boulevard and Cliff Drive, west to The Paseo. Video of a ride on Cliff Drive

ONE-WAY VEHICULAR TRAFFIC
The eastbound lane of Cliff Drive from The Paseo to Indian Mound is open to vehicles on Monday and Tuesday; the westbound lane is a dedicated bike and pedestrian lane everyday. The entire drive is closed to vehicular traffic from Wednesday-Sunday.

CAR FREE ON CLIFF DRIVE
This innovative program was implemented to provide car free, scenic opportunities for pedestrian and bicycle-oriented activities that promote healthy lifestyles for all. Gates along Cliff Drive are closed to all motorized vehicles every Wednesday-Sunday. Map of Cliff Drive


PROGRAMS:

COUNCIL DISTRICT:
3 & 4

PARK DISTRICT:
Central