This destination is a one-of-a-kind opportunity to see the sand dunes of the Arkansas River Lowlands.
Prairie Spirit Trail State Park has the distinction of being the first rail trail in Kansas, following the line of the Leavenworth, Lawrence, and Galveston Railroad.
Prairie Dog State Park offers visitors a glimpse of the High Plains. The highlight of the park, however, is its namesake, the black-tailed prairie dog.
Today, Pomona State Park is known for being a true getaway, with its quiet natural scenery and its relatively low traffic level.
Perry Lake frequently ranks among the nation’s top bass lakes. Locally, however, the lake is best known for excellent crappie and channel catfish opportunities.
Located in the northern Flint Hills, Milford State Park showcases some scenic prairie views.
Meade State Park is the only state park in southwestern Kansas. Stop by Artesian Well Campground west of the lake to see one of the few artesian wells left in the area.
While some Kansas reservoirs were extremely controversial, Lovewell Reservoir had support from the local residents due to its potential for irrigation.
Kaw River State Park is currently the only urban state park in Kansas. However, there is still plenty of natural scenery to enjoy.
With opportunities ranging from hiking to fishing to rock-hunting, Kanopolis State Park is an outdoor paradise.