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Scott State Park

520 W Scott Lake Dr, Scott City, KS 67871-4033
+1 620-872-2061
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Nice find in western Kansas

This was a stop we chose simply because we are traveling through Kansas and needed to schedule a... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
Boise, Idaho
Nice mix of things to do.

You might forget you are in Kansas, and western Kansas at that. It's not a large lake so I imagine... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2017
Wichita, Kansas
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520 W Scott Lake Dr, Scott City, KS 67871-4033
+1 620-872-2061
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

This was a stop we chose simply because we are traveling through Kansas and needed to schedule a break in our trip. But what a pleasant surprise we were in for when we arrived. The campground is quite spacious, with nice shade trees at each...More

Thank CMN14
Reviewed 28 July 2017

You might forget you are in Kansas, and western Kansas at that. It's not a large lake so I imagine it might get crowded on a weekend. But it's a very nice place to spend some time at. The shore fishing was meh, but scenery...More

Thank Leon67203
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We have been camping at Lake Scott for years. It is a wonderful place that defies all that is around it. Judging by the farm and pasture land as you approach, you wouldn't think Scott State Park is possible. You can use the full hook-up...More

1  Thank Steve K
Reviewed 20 November 2016

We stopped here overnight in a 32ft. 5th wheel. It was a little out of the way, but well worth the side trip. It seems to be a well kept secret of the folks in Scott City, so getting a reservation in advance would help....More

Thank diane h
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful lake surrounded by bluffs and hundreds of cottonwood trees just beginning to turn golden. What a perfect time to visit. Hike, camp, fish, enjoy the outdoors. Some southwestern Puebloan history here, too. There are ruins within the park called El Quartolejo; the most northeastern...More

2  Thank Rebecca A
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful, small spring fed lake just north of Scott City. The camping areas are set down in a canyon you would never guess are here if you stay up on highway 83. Stayed two nights in the park. You can drive all the way around...More

Thank laurad_staffco
Reviewed 1 July 2016

The area is beautiful! It's very clean and well maintained. My future mother in law has been to parks all of Colorado, Nebraska and Kansas and this one is her favorite. There is something for everyone, especially if you like to hunt, fish, swim, hike,...More

1  Thank JarredClements
Reviewed 27 June 2016

This is the one spot in Southwest Kansas that always has water in it, feed by a natural spring. The park service keeps it clean, lots of camping spots as well as fishing spots. There is hiking also all around the park. Great for a...More

Thank Theresa Q
Reviewed 3 December 2015

Very clean, camping and RV facilities. Pretty little fishing, swimming lake. Surrounded by hills. A few hiking trails. This made a nice break in our trip from Oklahoma to Colorado.

Thank Patti V
Reviewed 30 October 2015

A hidden treasure amongst the bluffs that enclose this beautiful, natural haven! Its like stepping into a foreign land after driving past miles of flat fields, to this hidden oasis. If you havent seen it, make the time! P.S.The season change has made the tree's...More

Thank Amber M
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