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ALERT

Notice: The area south of Shoreline Drive on the southeast side of the road is now Archery & Shotshell only for hunting. This is for the area across from the state park on the southeast side of the lake.

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All facilities are open for the season.
 THE FISH CLEANING STATION IS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE!
 RUSSELL COUNTY HAS LIFTED THE BURN BAN. OPEN FIRES ARE ALLOWED IN THE PARK. BE SURE TO USE FIRE RINGS FOR CAMPFIRES.

 

OTHER INFORMATION
2014 SEASONAL (LONG TERM) CAMPING

 The Lottery Drawing was completed on Dec 18th and all the sites in Dropseed were taken for the 2014 camping season. All the sites in Grama are open and available on a first come, first served basis. If you have questions please contact the park office. 

PASSPORT SYSTEM

NEW FOR 2013, ANNUAL VEHICLE PERMITS CAN BE PURCHASED FROM THE COUNTY TREASURER'S OFFICE WITH RENEWAL OF TAGS/TAXES. COST FOR PERMITS ARE $15.50 AND WILL BE VALID THROUGH THE TAG EXPIRATION DATE. TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THIS LET THEM KNOW YOU WANT TO PURCHASE PASSPORTS (ANNUAL VEHICLE PERMITS) FOR KANSAS STATE PARKS.

2014 CAMPSITE RESERVATIONS
2014 Campsite Reservations will be available online December 20th at 12:00PM. Reservation areas include Goldenrod, Yarrow, Big Bluestem, Wheatgrass, & Foxtail. Lovegrass Group Camp will be available for reservation Dec. 20th after 12:00pm in person or by contacting the park office. Annual vehicle, annual camping and 14 Day permits will be available on December 16th for 2014.

Cabin Reservations can be done 364 days in advance. Go online at reserveamerica.com to make your reservations or to see availability.

Online Reservation System (ORMS) went live April 17th, 2012. Reservations for 2014 will be available for Big Bluestem 1-40, Wheatgrass 1-20, Foxtail 1-4, Goldenrod 1-8, & Yarrow 1-27. Lovegrass Group Camp Reservations can be done in the park office on Dec 20th after 12:00pm or by calling the park office. All remaining campsites will be first come, first served.

For Current Lake level and Fishing information view the Lake and Fishing Information page.


PARK OFFICE CLOSURE

 

The park office is open Monday through Friday 8:00am to 4:00pm. Closed Saturday and Sunday. The park office will close at 2:30pm Friday Oct. 3rd. The park office may be closed Thursday Oct 2nd for staff to secure items for the new cabins in the park. Please call ahead of time to make sure the park office will be open when you arrive. The park office will be closed Wed. Oct 8 & Thurs Oct 9 for ECO Meets.

PARK EVENT

 Oct. 8th Wilson Lake ECO Meet at Sylvan Park for area Students.


Cabin Information

Wilson Lake Foxtail #2 Cabin

Check out the cabins page for more information on each of the Wilson State Park Cabin's. From there you can reserve a specific cabin online or you can go to the online cabin reservation system and look at all cabin availability.

Reservation fees and processing fees are in addition to the rental fees. Weekends require a two night stay (Fri-Sat) Holiday weekends require a three night stay (Fri - Sun).

Cabin Check-in time is 2:00pm NO EXCEPTIONS and Check-out time is 12:00pm. Cabins have keyless entry on the doorlocks. Use the last four digits of your phone number the reservation was done under for entry to the cabin.

REMINDER: Permits are required year round for all vehicles that come into the Park.