Katy Trail Guidebook
Katy Trail Nature Guide
Welcome to The Katy Trail Bed &
Located in Rocheport, the Heart of Katy
Whether you come by bike, by car or by boat,
Rocheport is a perfect destination for your daytrip or
Our small town offers a great place to
park the car, soak in nature, and explore by foot. You'll find great antique
shops, galleries, live music at the General Store, fantastic little
restaurants, a winery and more!
|By bike, the
Katy Trail Bed &
located in the heart of the Katy Trail State Park. The
town of Rocheport sits right alongside the Katy Trail
State Park at mile marker 178.5. Our bed & breakfast is
smack dab right on the trail.
It's a day's pedal from Sedalia (48.8 miles); and
Jefferson City (35.1 miles).
Closer Katy Trail daytrips include Boonville (13.5
miles); Hartsburg (24.7 miles); New Franklin (9.9 miles); McBaine (8.8
miles); and Columbia (17.7 miles).
|By car, the Katy Trail
Bed & Breakfast is
located 2 hours west of St. Louis,
and less than two hours east of Kansas City. This makes
the Katy Trail Bed & Breakfast a great daytrip or weekend getaway from the
Rocheport was voted "#1 Daytrip from Kansas City" by
readers of the Kansas City Star. Frommer's Magazine voted
Rocheport "One of the Top Ten Coolest Small Towns in America."
Rocheport is located 12 miles west of Columbia.
Rocheport is easily accessible from I-70. Our proximity
to Columbia makes us a favorite place to stay for Mizzou football fans. If
you have an upcoming wedding at the Les Bourgeois Winery, our place would
make an excellent home base as well.
|From I-70, take Rocheport Exit 115 north approximately 2
miles and turn left onto Lewis Street. You will see the Katy
Trail Bed & Breakfast on your left,
on the Katy Trail. The road dead-ends in front of the
Bed & Breakfast.
By boat, if you're
departing from the headwaters of the Missouri River in Montana, we're
approximately 2,400 miles downstream on the left.
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We have a "Self
Check In." Your reservation confirmation email will provide you with the key
code and all of the information needed for your stay, including directions
and contact information should you need anything during your stay. We live a
few blocks away, offering our guests maximum privacy and solitude at our bed
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Mighty Mo Canoe Rentals
Paddle the Mighty Mo with an area naturalist and river
historian as your guide. Saturday excursions of
canoes & kayaks depart from the Katy Trail Bed &
Breakfast. Ride shuttle
back or bike back from Huntsdale on the Katy Trail. By reservation
only. Trips last about 4 hours. Visit
to learn more or to sign up. Or call (573) 698-3903.
The Katy Trail Bed &
offers four rooms and the Katy Boxcar Guest
steps from the Katy Trail State Park
in Rocheport, Missouri.
The Katy Trail
Bed & Breakfast is an ideal stop for
cyclists, families and couples enjoying a daytrip or
weekend getaway in
The Katy Trail Bed & Breakfast is
centrally located 12 miles west of Columbia, Missouri, in
the heart of Missouri Wine Country.
The Katy Trail Bed & Breakfast offers
a perfect place for group lodging, a
girl's getaway weekend, scrap booking parties, and family reunions.
you're getting married at Les Bourgeois winery, this would serve as a great
"home base" while your wedding party prepares for the big day.
We're close to Columbia and the University of
Missouri-Columbia, making us a favorite place to stay on University of
Missouri football weekends. Go Mizzou!
The Katy Trail Bed & Breakfast is an easy two hour drive
from Kansas City & St. Louis.
And if you are cycling through, we are at Katy Trail Mile
Marker 178.5. Right on the Katy Trail in Rocheport.