• Perry State Park Map*click to enlarge​
    5441 West Lake Rd. Ozawkie, KS 66070

    • Equestrian Trails
      • Length - 25 miles
      • Terrain - Varies
      • Difficulty level – Moderate
      • Usage – Walking, Horse riding
      • The equestrian trails wind through upland forest habitats allowing many opportunities for viewing wildlife and colorful vegetation. The trails start and end in Perry State Park but some of the trails traverse across the COE Rock Creek public use area.
    • Perry State Park Biking and Hiking Trails
      • Length - 22 miles
      • Terrain - Varies
      • Difficulty level – Moderate to Difficult
      • Usage – Walking, Mountain Biking
      • This set of trails is carved through classic Kansas hardwood forest and cut through the bluffs and wooded hillsides surrounding the Perry Reservoir. The trail offers moderate to difficult terrain and is known nationwide for its well-designed layout. It is a challenge for even the most experienced riders
  • Modern Cabins
    Primitive Cabins
    Primitive Campsites
    Electric and Water Hookups
    Full Hookups


    Exploring one of the 28 Kansas State Parks provides visitors an opportunity to see the natural beauty of this amazing state. The state parks system includes a rail trail, historic structures and events.

    • White Tailed Deer
    • Turkeys
    • Barred Owls
    • Raccoons
    • Opossums
    • Gray Squirrels
    • Pileated woodpeckers
    • Crappie
    • Largemouth bass
    • Sauger
    • Blue catfish
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    About Kansas State Parks

    Kansas State Parks

    Flint Hills Trail State Park

    It’s the kind of place where you can travel many miles in near silence as your hiking boots or bike tires move over a surface velvety…

    Tuttle Creek

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    Sand Hills

    Rather than water, it’s the work of the wind that draws people to Sand Hills State Park.

    Kaw River

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    El Dorado

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    Fall River

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    Carson and Custer once explored the jagged prairies in what’s now Kanopolis State Park on horseback.

    Prairie Dog

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    Terms like “world-class” and “one of the nation’s best” are usually unwarranted. Both are accurate for Wilson…

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    Cedar Bluff

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    Clinton State Park is a 1,400 acre island of unspoiled nature amid the suburban sprawl of northeast Kansas.

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    Visit the newest State Park in Kansas - Lehigh Portland Trails, a vast network of hiking and biking trails around Elk's Lake in Iola.

    Cross Timbers

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