Glen Elder State Park
Glen Elder, KS 67446
GPS: N39 30.821 W98 20.408
On the shores of Waconda Lake, one of Kansas' largest lakes, Glen Elder State Park offers nearly unlimited recreational opportunities. With its rural setting, Glen Elder is a perfect place to relax. Modern restroom/shower buildings are open in Sioux/Kaw, Kanza, and Cheyenne campgrounds from mid March through October. A full service Marina provides fuel, boat and slip rental, boating, fishing and camping supplies.
Take your pick-swimming, boating, hiking, volleyball, softball and bike riding.
Some areas to check out….
- The Osage area has sand volleyball courts, a reservable group shelter and a swimming beach.
- The Waconda Nature Trails are currently being developed.
- Concrete camp pads with secure tie downs, water and 50-amp electricity are available in Kanza and Cheyenne Campgrounds. A modern handicapped accessible fish cleaning station is located at the east dump station.
- Cawker City Park offers a nine hole artificial green golf course with a second nine hole for endurance golfers.