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Machens, MO on the Katy Trail
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Machens trailhead is not accessible by car.
The nearest food and other services can be found in Portage des Sioux, which is about two miles away. Getting there requires riding on local roads, including highway 94.
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Trail Conditions near Machens, MO
We are not aware of any adverse trail conditions within 20 miles of Machens, MO.
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Teresa Johnson, St Louis
7/18/2015 4:39:52 PM
My mom and I are planning on doing a multiple day hike on the Katy. We are wanting to start at Machens but see it marked that it isn't accessible by roads. Is there a close place to get dropped off?
- latest: "You can get dropped off right at th..."
by Don, Ellisville, MO
, Jul 19 2015 2:00PM
KKWay, Harrodsburg, ky
1/12/2015 8:03:08 AM
I'm planning on riding the Katy in 2016. I see that Machens is an endpoint, but it's mile marker is 26.9. How? Why? Could someone please explain?
- latest: "Arky, So you don't stand at all com..."
, Jan 14 2015 10:46AM
1/2/2015 5:28:27 PM
People are very friendly.Alot to see.Enjoy ur visit.
- "Very funny, Joe. Trailhead is nice ..."
, Jan 3 2015 10:24AM
10/10/2014 6:33:32 AM
I am getting ready to ride the Katy Trail next week West to East and I would like to know if there is safe place to drop a vehicle for 2 or 3 days near Machens or St. Charles when we finish????
- latest: "I understand there are two trains d..."
by JR Williams, Colorado Springs
, Oct 10 2014 4:37PM
4/8/2012 7:46:45 AM
I met some tandem riders a few weeks ago who said they had a couple of flat tires when riding between St Charles and Machens. My son and I rode St Charles-Machens last weekend, and sure enough we each discovered a slow-leaking flat a few days later. ...
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by Gary, Near Tebbetts
, Oct 2 2014 7:01PM
St Charles, Marthasville, Boonville, Machens, Black Walnut, Trail Conditions, Kansas City, Weather, Bikes and gear, Tires
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