You may want to consider a Platte City, Missouri bed and breakfast as your hotel lodging alternative when traveling in the Kansas City area. Platte City is the county seat and is approximately 20 miles north of Kansas City , MO.
There are several parks in the area including Riverview, Cox, Harrel Ferrel, JW Lewis, Platte Valley, Platte Ridge, and Prairie Creek Greenway. Guy B. Park and Platte Falls Conservation Areas offer fishing lakes, hunting, hiking, wildlife viewing and an archery and shotgun range.
Other activities may include visiting Jowler Creek Winery specializing in high quality wines or playing 18 holes of golf at Shiloh Springs Golf Club.
Of course, it is a short drive to Kansas City with all of its attractions, events, and festivals. So, make a member of the Bed and Breakfast Inns of Missouri in Platte City your home base with metropolitan conveniences and a small town atmosphere.