Missouri Route 179

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Route 179

MO 179 highlighted in red
Route information
Maintained by MoDOT
Length42.965 mi (69.145 km)
Major junctions
North end Route 98 east of Boonville
Major intersections
South endUS 54.svgMO-supp-B.svg U.S. Route 54/Route B in Jefferson City
CountryUnited States
Highway system
Route 177 Route 180

Route 179 is a highway in central Missouri. From its northern terminus at the interchange of Interstate 70 and Route 98, it winds its way Southeast over low rolling hills and through the flood plain along the Missouri River to Jefferson City, where it bypasses the city to the West via a four-lane divided highway between U.S. Route 50 and U.S. Route 54, its southern terminus. Towns on Route 179 are Overton, Wooldridge, Jamestown, Sandy Hook, Marion, and Jefferson City.

Major intersections

ColeJefferson City0.0000.000 US 54 / Route B – Jefferson City, Wardsville, Lake of the OzarksInterchange
1.1211.804 Route C – RussellvilleInterchange
2.0533.304 Mission DriveInterchange; access to SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital
2.8494.585Edgewood Drive
US 50 Bus. (Missouri Boulevard)
Interchange for US 50 Business
US 50 / Lewis and Clark Trail east – Linn, Sedalia
interchange for US 50; south end of Lewis and Clark Trail overlap
Route 87 south / Route U – California
Southern end of Route 87 concurrency
Linn Township30.04948.359
Route 87 north – Prairie Home
Northern end of Route 87 concurrency
CooperSaline Township42.84868.957 I-70 – Kansas City, ColumbiaExit 111 (I-70)

Route 98 to Route 87 / Lewis and Clark Trail – Overton
Lewis and Clark Trail turns west onto MO 98
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

See also


  1. ^ Missouri Department of Transportation (December 17, 2020). MoDOT HPMAPS (Map). Missouri Department of Transportation. Retrieved December 17, 2020.

External links

Media related to Missouri Route 179 at Wikimedia Commons