Kansas Recreation Areas

Looking for awesome outdoor recreation areas in Kansas? View Kansas parks and recreation areas below, listed in alphabetical order. Each listing has images, full description, map, directions, activities, phone number, and links to campgrounds and hiking trails within the recreation area.

Big Hill Lake, Kansas Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Independence, 7 miles east on US 160, 4 miles north on KS 169, 5 miles east on county road. Phone (620) 336-2741 Activities BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Campground Reservations Kansas Campgrounds |

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Clinton Lake, Kansas Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Lawrence, 1 mile west on Clinton Parkway. Phone (785) 843-7665 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WINTER SPORTS, VISITOR CENTER, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE, HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Campground Reservations Kansas Campgrounds | OVERLOOK PARK | BLOOMINGTON EAST

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El Dorado Lake, Kansas Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Wichita, about 20 miles northeast via I-35, then 6 miles east on KS 54, 1 mile north on KS 177. Phone (316) 321-9974 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Campground Reservations Kansas

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Elk City Lake, Kansas Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Independence, 7 miles north on US 75, 4 miles west and 2 miles south on county road. Phone (620) 336-2741 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Campground Reservations Kansas Campgrounds Hiking Trails Kansas Hiking Trails Related Link(s)

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Fall River Lake, Kansas Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From El Dorado, 10 miles south on US 77, 46 miles east on KS 96. Phone (620) 658-4445 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Campground Reservations Kansas Campgrounds Hiking Trails Kansas Hiking Trails Related

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Hillsdale Lake, Kansas Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Kansas City, 26 miles south on I-35, 12 miles south on US 169, 2 miles west to Hillsdale Lake. Phone (913) 783-4366 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HORSEBACK RIDING, PICNICKING, VISITOR CENTER, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Campground Reservations Kansas Campgrounds Hiking

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John Redmond Reservoir, Kansas Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Emporia, 27 miles east on I-35 11 mi. US 50, 25 miles south on US 75. Phone (620) 364-8613 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Campground Reservations Kansas Campgrounds | RIVERSIDE EAST Hiking Trails Kansas Hiking

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Kanopolis Lake, Kansas Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Salina, 20 miles southwest on KS 140, 10 miles south on KS 141. Phone (785) 546-2294 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED Campground Reservations

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Kirwin Reservoir, Kansas Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Site is 4 miles west and 1 mile south of Kirwin, KS or 11 miles southeast of Phillipsburg, Kansas. Nearest highway is State Highway 9. Phone 785-543-6673 Activities BOATING, FISHING, HUNTING, WINTER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING Campground Reservations Kansas Campgrounds Hiking Trails Kansas Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Kansas Recreation

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Marion Reservoir, Kansas Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Newton, 24 miles north on KS 15, 12 miles east on US 56. Phone (620) 382-2101 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Campground Reservations Kansas Campgrounds | COTTONWOOD POINT | HILLSBORO COVE Hiking Trails Kansas Hiking Trails Related Link(s)

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Melvern Lake, Kansas Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Topeka, 40 miles south on US 75. From Kansas City, 90 miles south on I-35. Phone (785) 549-3318 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE, HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY

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Nicodemus National Historic Site, Kansas Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Nicodemus National Historic Site is located in northwestern Kansas on Highway 24 between Hill City and Stockton. Phone (785) 839-4233 Campground Reservations Kansas Campgrounds Hiking Trails Kansas Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Kansas Recreation Areas | Nicodemus National Historic Site Official Website | Nicodemus National Historic Site Map Formerly

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Pomona Lake, Kansas Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Topeka, 24 miles south on US 75, 7 miles east on KS 268. Phone (785) 453-2201 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED Campground Reservations Kansas Campgrounds | CARBOLYN PARK | MICHIGAN VALLEY | OUTLET

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Toronto Lake, Kansas Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From El Dorado, 50 miles east on US 54, 9 miles south on KS 105. Phone (620) 658-4445 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE, HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Campground Reservations Kansas Campgrounds Hiking Trails

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Tuttle Creek Lake, Kansas Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Topeka, 45 miles west on I-70 to Exit 313, then 9 miles north on K-177 to Manhattan, then 5 miles north on US-24 to damsite. Phone (785) 539-8511 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK

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Wilson Lake, Kansas Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Salina, 48 miles west on I-70, 7 miles north from the Wilson exit. Phone (785) 658-2551 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE, HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED Campground Reservations Kansas Campgrounds Hiking Trails Kansas Hiking Trails

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