• Aerial View of Fort Larned

    Fort Larned

    National Historic Site Kansas

Picnic Area

Picnic Area

Fort Larned Picnic Area

NPS

Pack a picnic lunch and make a day of your visit to Fort Larned!

A picnic area with several picnic shelters, fresh water, shade trees, and restrooms is located at the entrance to Fort Larned National Historic site (Directions). The picnic area is only open during the park's open hours.

Did You Know?

Infantry Marching

By modifying existing rifles to create the Model 1866 Springfield rifle, the U.S. Army tripled a soldier’s rate of fire at minimal expense. These new rifles were among those used at Fort Larned. More...