A fishing trip to Fall River Lake is almost always guaranteed to be a success when the waters aren’t too high.
Elk City State Park has not set any records for visitor numbers. It is better known for its varied outdoor recreation opportunities.
El Dorado State Park is the largest state park in Kansas, and also usually the most popular, frequently drawing at least a million visitors annually.
Eisenhower State Park was made possible by yet another flood control project carried out by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Cross Timbers State Park has the distinction of preserving a piece of the Chautauqua Hills and its unique mix of forest and prairie.
Trees are a major feature here at Crawford State Park. A mature forest showcases blossoming redbuds in the spring and spectacular oaks and hickories in the fall.
Clinton Reservoir is a flood control tool on the Wakarusa River, a water supply for northeast Kansas, and an attraction for almost two million people every year.
Cheney State Park is better known for its recreation activities and its proximity to Wichita than for its unique history.
Cedar Bluff Reservoir was named for the tremendous limestone bluffs topped with cedar trees.
Whether you love barns or are just an all-around Kansas history buff, you will probably enjoy Kansas Barns and Kansas Barns II by Martha Knudsen.