Fort Larned is located along the Santa Fe National Historic Trail, and there are many opportunities to learn more about the trail and its history all along the way.
Four miles east of Fort Larned is the Santa Fe Trail Center, a museum and library.
Sixteen miles east of Fort Larned is Pawnee Rock State Historic Park, home of the well-known Santa Fe Trail landmark.
While many birds and other wildlife may be seen at Fort Larned, the nearby Cheyenne Bottoms Wildlife Refuge and Quivira National Wildlife Refuge offer phenomenal opportunities for birding and other recreation.
Last updated: October 23, 2017