Scenic Places

Come explore this region for geologic wonders, history at its best and plenty of outdoor recreation.


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Monument Rocks National Landmark

Jayhawk Rd
25 Miles South of Oakley off of US-83
Oakley, KS 67748
Phone: (785) 671-1000
One of the 8 Wonders of Kansas. Cretaceous chalk formations, Chalk Rock Towers, Butterfield Trail marker. No services available, and road is impassable in inclement weather. More

Mount Sunflower

2415 Road 3
Weskan, KS 67762
Phone: (785) 891-3564
Where the prairie and the sky meet your eye. Highest point in Kansas, Mt. Sunflower is on privately owned land, but all visitors are welcome. More

Scott State Park, Lake and Wildlife Area

101 West Scott Lake Drive
Scott City, KS 67871
Phone: (620) 872-2061
Located along the Western Vistas Historic Byway about 11 miles north of Scott City, west of US-83 on K-95 Listed by National Geographic as one of the country's 50 must-see state parks and hidden ... More