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
CLOSURES: The eastbound lane of Cliff Drive from The Paseo to Indian Mound is open to vehicles Monday-Wednesday; the westbound lane is a dedicated bike and pedestrian lane every day. The entire drive is closed to vehicular traffic from Thursday-Sunday to allow for walkers, runners, and bikers alike to use the scenic byway.