Points of Interest

Hightlights along the 42-mile Gypsum Hills Scenic Byway include:

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Carry A Nation Home & Stockade Museum

211 W Fowler
Hwy 160
Medicine Lodge, KS 67104
Phone: (620) 886-3553
Home where Carry A. Nation lived when she began her tirades against "demon rum" and alcohol. Museum replica of 1873 stockade built here, with historical artifacts of dinosaur bones and early days ... More

Comanche County Historical Museum

105 W Main St
Coldwater, KS 67029
Phone: (620) 582-2108
The Comanche Cattle Pool covered the Gypsum Hills from the late 1870's to 1885. Fifteen cattlemen "pooled" their holdings into a herd of 80,000 head. It was the state's largest cattle operation, ... More

Memorial Peace Park

Hwy 160 East to Airport Road
ofc 103 E Washington, P OBox 128
Medicine Lodge, KS 67104
Phone: (620) 886-9815
See the awesome natural landscape, with the Gypsum Hills on the horizon. Memorial Peace Park has been the site of the Peace Treaty re-enactment since 1927, and is noted as a part of the National ... More

Memorial Peace Treaty Statue & Wisner Fountain

200 North Main
Middle School
Medicine Lodge, KS 67104
Phone: (620) 886-9815
The Medicine Lodge Peace Treaty Statue commemorates the Signing of the Treaty of 1867, between the U S Government and the Five Southern Plains tribes. Wisner Fountain was built along Main street ... More