Things To Know Before You Come
Our new visitor center is open. Please begin your visit here with 10-minute orientation film, brochures, and temporary exhibits. Please continue to call ahead (620-273-8494) for bus tour availability. The season runs from the last Saturday in April through the last Sunday in October.
Hiking and nature trails are for foot traffic only. A bicycle rack is provided in the top parking lot for your convenience. All trails are open 24 hours, seven days a week. At this time camping is not authorized.
Did You Know?
There is archaelogocal evidence of humans living here over 10,000 years ago. Tribes affiliated with the preserve are the Kaw, Osage, Wichita, and Pawnee.