Wild Turkey Playa Wetland

Location/Address:

Dodge City, KS
County/Counties: Ford
GPS: N37 43 19.59 W100 10 24.16

Contact Information

Manager: Craig Curtis
Phone: (620) 227-8609

History:

Wild Turkey Playa Wildlife Area is approximately 157 acres in size. KDWP acquired this property in 1992 and has actively managed it since.

Description:

The 157 acre Wild Turkey Playa is located 7 miles west and 1 mile south of Dodge City in Ford County. The area is comprised of approximately 50 playa wetland acres and 107 native grass acres. Wild Turkey Playa is managed for migratory waterfowl, shorebirds, and upland game. The area is open to hunting by posted notice which allows the manager to monitor wildlife usage and adjust accordingly.

Special Regulations:
  • Off Road Vehicle use is prohibited.
  • Area is open to hunting by posted notice only.