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Office Hour changes for April: The Kanopolis State Park Office will be open Saturday, April 25, from 8:00 - 4:00, for the State Park Open House. The office will be closed on Wednesday, April 29. 

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Camping at Kanopolis State Park

Kanopolis State Park Open House and Free Entrance Day
Come help us kick off the 2015 Camping Season with our Open House, Saturday, April 25th. Our park office will be open 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM for customers to purchase permits and licenses. We will also have a cabin open from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM for tours. We will also have guided trail hikes of Buffalo Track Canyon Nature Trail. Guided tours will start at 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM leaving from the Kanopolis State Park office.

ONLINE RESERVATION SYSTEM--Campsite reservations for Eagle Point, Rockin' K, Sandstone, Sumac, Switchgrass and Yucca can be made online at www.reserveamerica.com. Eagle Point, Sandstone, Sumac, Switchgrass & Yucca may be reserved for the months of April-September, from October-March they are walk-in only sites. Rockin' K may be reserved for the months of April-October, from November-March they are walk-in only sites. Vehicle permits must be purchased separately from the campsite reservation.

Lake Level and Trail Information: The lake is currently 0.46 feet above conservation pool.

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Walking a dog on the trail

Gate One on our equestrian and mountain bike trail is OPEN. 

FACILITIES UPDATE: Utilities are on in the following campgrounds: Cottonwood, Switchgrass, Rockin' K, Eagle Point, Sandstone and Sumac. All primitive campgrounds are open year around. The Beach shower building and Rockin' K shower building will close November 3, 2014. Cottonwood shower building will remain open year around. The South Shore fish cleaning stations is open (4/9/15), other fish cleaning stations remain closed for winter. The Sumac and  Eagle Point dump stations are open (4/9/15), other dump stations remain closed for winter.

SEASONAL CAMPING-- Seasonal camping is available at Kanopolis on a month-to-month basis. Costs are determined by the number of utilities available at the site. Seasonal contracts are available at the park office. Remember, all campsites must be attended at least once in every 24-hour period.

Kanopolis cabin-Arapaho cabin with walkway

Kanopolis cabin-Arapaho cabin with walkway

CABINS -- Cabin rentals have been a hot item here. Call or go online to book a date for your getaway time at the lake. --There are currently six, one-bedroom cabins available to rent year-round. Each cabin sleeps five to six people. Kitchen utensils, dishes, pots and pans are provided. You will need to bring your own bedding, pillows, shower supplies, and towels. Reservations can be made up to one year in advance. You may go to www.reserveamerica.com to see what's available and make reservations. If you'd like to go through the park office, please call (785) 546-2565, between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday to make your reservations. Pictures taken of the inside of the cabin are available on this website. Just click on the "photos" icon at the top of the Kanopolis page and scroll down to view. Please remember, there is NO SMOKING and NO PETS allowed in the cabins at Kanopolis State Park.

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Kanopolis Tower Harbor Marina

The Kanopolis Tower Harbor Marina

Kanopolis Tower Harbor Marina, located in the Langley Point Area, is a full-service marina, providing boat slips for rent, bait, fishing tackle, boat repair and convenience items. Contact Kanopolis Tower Harbor Marina at (785) 546-2324.

Office Hours: Generally, our office is open during the week, Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. During the summer, Memorial Day to Labor Day, we are also open on the weekends. Should you need permits or licenses when the office is closed, they may be purchased at the local bait shops or via online sales on this website. If you need help reserving one of our cabins or campsites, please call the office during our normal business hours Monday through Friday.

Kanopolis Trail Riders

Trail riders at Kanopolis State Park

Daily vehicle permits are required for all events at Kanopolis State Park. If you have questions about this or any other program at Kanopolis State Park, you may email the park office by clicking the "Email Kanopolis" link in the left menu or by clicking HERE.