• The setting sun over the Flint Hills casts shadows across the wide expanse of tallgrass prairie.

    Tallgrass Prairie

    National Preserve Kansas

Park Fun

fishing child

Kids Fishing

NPS

Fishing

Have some fun in the great outdoors by fishing in one of the preserve's ponds. Practice the principles of Catch-and-Release fishing. Bring your favorite fishing pole and lures. No live bait please.

Did You Know?

Smoke tornadoes created from spring prairie burns at the preserve.

Kansas is tied with Florida for 3rd place in most number of tornadoes per year. This tornado is actually a "smoke devil" spawned from annual spring prairie burns at the preserve. Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve