Scenic Places

For history, recreation and ample wildlife, discover this western section of the state that bisects the beautiful Gypsum Hills.


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Barber State Fishing Lake

City of Medicine Lodge
114 West 1st
Medicine Lodge, KS 67104
Phone: (620) 886-3908
77-acre fishing lake with primitive camping facilities. Red Cedar Nature Trail is great for hiking around the perimeter of the lake, about 2 miles long. More

Lake Coldwater Campground

1.5 miles SW of Coldwater
PO Box 743
Coldwater, KS 67029
Phone: (620) 582-2940
Dedicated in 1980, Lake Coldwater is a wonderful, scenic place for water-related sports including swimming, bird-watching, wildlife observing, hiking and camping, with tent sites as well as RV ... 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