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Cheney Reservoir National Park

9 Activites Phone: (316)-542-3664 Email: cheneysp@wp.state.ks.us Distance: 9.19 miles

Cheney Dam and Reservoir, features of the Wichita Project, are on the North Fork of the Ninnescah River about 6 miles north of Cheney and 24 miles west of Wichita, Kansas. The site is at the common intersection of the boundaries of Kingman, Reno, and Sedgwick counties with portions of the dam lying in all three. Nearest main highway, U.S. 54. Nearest major city, Wichita. The lake has approximate...

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Quivira National Wildlife Refuge Park

5 Activites Phone: (620)-486-2393 Email: quivira@fws.gov Distance: 53.37 miles

Quivira National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) was established in 1955 to provide wintering and migration stopover habitat for migratory birds along the Central Flyway of North America. The name "Quivira" comes from a Native American tribe that lived in the area when the explorer, Coronado, visited in 1541. It is believed to mean "raccoon eyes" in reference to tattoos that resembled a raccoon's mask aroun...

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El Dorado Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (316)-321-9974 Distance: 54.42 miles

An overlook provides unobstructed view of this 8,000-acre lake impounding the Walnut River in Butler County.

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Elk City Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (620)-336-2741 Distance: 59.87 miles

A precipitous rock bluff marks the north margin of the river for several miles above the dam site. The State of Kansas uses 11,680 acres of project lands for wildlife management and public hunting.

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Salt Plains National Wildlife Refuge Park

8 Activites Phone: (580)-626-4794 Email: null Distance: 62.59 miles

The Salt Plains NWR was established in 1930 as a refuge and breeding ground for birds and has been designated an Important Bird Area and a member of the Western Hemisphere Shorebird Reserve Network. It provides habitat for approximately 300 species of birds and 30 species of mammals. The 32,030 acre refuge is divided into almost equal parts of nonvegetated salt flat, open water, and vegetate...

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Marion Reservoir National Park

8 Activites Phone: (620)-382-2101 Distance: 63.38 miles

If you enjoy camping, boating, fishing, hunting, or wildlife watching - we have the place for you. Completed in 1968, Marion Reservoir encompasses 6,200 acres of water surrounded by another 6,000 acres of public lands. The lake is located just north of U.S. Highway 56 between the communities of Marion and Hillsboro, Kansas. Camping and picnicking opportunities are numerous with 171 campsites loca...

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Great Salt Plains Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (580)-886-2989 Distance: 64.28 miles

Visit Great Salt Plains National Wildlife Refuge, one of the chain of refuge areas for ducks and geese on the Continental Central Flyway. Crystal digging is allowed Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays from April 1 to Oct. 15.

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Kanopolis Lake National Park

14 Activites Phone: (785)-546-2294 Distance: 69.03 miles

The nearby Fort Harker Museum at Kanopolis and the Rogers Art Gallery and Museum at Ellsworth portray the settlement of the American West. Kanopolis is also the home of Kansas' first State park. Early Indian rock carvings on Inscription Rock in Horse Thief Canyon offer an interesting glimpse into the past.

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Kaw Lake National Park

13 Activites Phone: (580)-762-5611 Distance: 79.85 miles

Kaw Lake is located in north central Oklahoma, approximately 8 miles east of Ponca City, Oklahoma, on the Arkansas River. Project land extends northward into Kansas, ending near Arkansas City. The lake covers 17,000 surface acres and has 168 miles of shoreline at the normal elevation of 1010.00 feet above sea level. Ground breaking ceremonies were held in May 1966 and impoundment of the reservoir ...

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Fort Larned National Historic Site

Rank: 309 2 Activites Email: fols_internet@nps.gov Distance: 81.19 miles

Discover a complete and authentic army post from the 1860s -1870s! This well-preserved fort on the Santa Fe Trail shares a tumultuous history of the Indian Wars era. The sandstone constructed buildings sheltered troops who were known as the Guardians of the Santa Fe Trail.

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Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve Park

Rank: 338 4 Activites Email: tapr_interpretation@nps.gov Distance: 86.46 miles

Where's the tall grass? Tallgrass prairie once covered 170 million acres of North America. Within a generation the vast majority was developed and plowed under. Today less than 4% remains, mostly here in the Kansas Flint Hills. The preserve protects a nationally significant remnant of the once vast tallgrass prairie and its cultural resources. Here the tallgrass prairie takes its last stand.

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Fall River Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (620)-658-4445 Distance: 93.60 miles

Flowers, birds and game enhance this project in rolling prairie country. The 10,900-acre Fall River Game Management Area is located here.

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Wilson Lake National Park

11 Activites Phone: (785)-658-2551 Distance: 100.01 miles

One of the prettiest lakes in the State, Wilson features clear blue water and excellent striper fishing.

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Council Grove Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (620)-767-5195 Distance: 100.08 miles

The lake was named for the nearby town of Council Grove, the birthplace of the Santa Fe Trail and a National Historic District. The lake is in the heart of the Flint Hills, one of the last vestiges of Tallgrass Prairie, and is located 20 miles north of the Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve and 30 miles south of the Konza Prairie Preserve.

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Toronto Lake National Park

12 Activites Phone: (620)-658-4445 Distance: 101.27 miles

Kansas' only granite outcrop is located here, at the scene of a short-lived gold rush in 1887.

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Flint Hills Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: (620)-273-8469 Distance: 102.57 miles

Gateway to the tallgrass prairie, the Flint Hills Scenic Byway offers travelers an unchanged view of the grasslands of the Great Plains. Explore historic sites, quaint towns, and scenic vistas as you discover where the West truly begins.

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Wetlands And Wildlife Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: (620)-792-2750 Email: information@visitgreatbend.com Distance: 102.57 miles

Wetlands and Wildlife Scenic Byway moves through radiant wetlands full of wildlife, prairie vistas with immense skies, and rural communities shaped by nature and the entrepreneurial spirit. Clouds of Sandhill and Whooping Cranes descend; and pelicans, Bald and Golden Eagles, shorebirds, ducks, and geese gracefully rest here, capturing the spirit of this byway.

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Hulah Lake National Park

5 Activites Phone: (918)-532-4334 Distance: 105.33 miles

Oil discoveries here made the Osage Indian tribe the wealthiest in America. Woolaroc Museum is nearby.

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Milford Lake National Park

14 Activites Phone: (785)-238-5714 Distance: 111.05 miles

The Milford Education Center and Fish Hatchery are located below the dam. From Topeka, 65 mi W on I-70, 5 mi N on US77, 2 mi W on K-57 hwy.

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Flint Hills National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (620)-392-5553 Email: flinthills@fws.gov Distance: 111.96 miles

Flint Hills National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) lies in the broad, flat Neosho River Valley, a native tallgrass prairie region with natural scenic beauty. The Refuge was established in 1966 as part of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers John Redmond Reservoir flood control project. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service manages 18,463 acres upstream of the reservoir, most of which is in the floodplain...

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Copan Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (918)-532-4334 Distance: 113.96 miles

From Bartlesville, Ok 12 miles north on U.S. Hwy 75, turn left on OK Hwy 10W approximately 2 miles to the Project Office.

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Canton Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (580)-886-2989 Distance: 115.61 miles

Canton Lake is located in west Oklahoma on the North Canadian River, 2 miles north of the town of Canton. This man-made lake offers extensive opportunity for outdoor recreational activities. Canton Lake plays host to a large number of campers, picnickers, boaters, fishermen, and hunters every year. It is one of the few places that offers these types of recreational opportunities in western Oklahom...

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Birch Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (918)-396-3170 Distance: 117.31 miles

This lake impounds about 1,137 acres of water on Birch Creek, a tributary of Bird Creek in Osage County.

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John Redmond Reservoir National Park

11 Activites Phone: (620)-364-8613 Distance: 118.10 miles

Sightseers will enjoy the Flint Hills Wildlife Refuge. Enjoy wandering old Indian grounds.

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Fort Supply Lake National Park

6 Activites Phone: (580)-766-2701 Distance: 123.69 miles

Fort Supply Lake is located in northwest Oklahoma in Woodward County on Wolf Creek, approximately 1 mile south of Fort Supply, and 12 miles northwest of Woodward. This man-made lake offers extensive opportunities for the outdoor recreation enthusiast. Opportunities include camping, picnicking, boating, fishing, and hunting. A major attraction for campers is the numerous campsites located on the wa...

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