One of Kansas' most popular lakes!
Hundreds of campsites with shelter houses,water, grills, showers, restaurants and paved roads completely surround scenic Lake Perry. You can choose from modern campgrounds to secluded sites.
Take a nature walk on the 14-mile Perry Lake National Recreation Trail. Trail starting points are at Old Military Road and Sough Creek camping areas with eight different access points. The trail is well marked and features native flowers, birds and wildlife. Perry Lake also boasts special trails for motorbikes and horseback riding.
Play Village Greens or Perry Lake Country Club. both are challenging, well laid out, 18-hole golf courses with trees and water in beautiful settings.
Perry Lake is a favorite place for outdoorsmen with over 20,000 acres of land devoted to wildlife habitat and public hunting. Hunting licenses are available at many places around the lake.
Sailing at Perry Lake is a delightful experience with brisk Kansas breezes and uncongested launching area. Racing and social events are hosted by the lake's yacht club. Every class of boat from snipes, to hobbies to cruisers set sail on this 12,000-acre lake.
Pro fishermen and amateurs love to come to Perry Lake because they know there are lots of fish to catch. It offers rocky shorelines with brush and trees for fabulous fishing of bass, walleye, crappie, channel cat and perch.
If you like pleasure boating, water skiing or cruising leisurely on a pontoon boat taking in the sights, Perry Lake is perfect. It has many easy to use boat ramps located for your convenience and hundreds of coves to drop anchor in.
Cool off in one of the protected swimming area or take in the Kansas sun at one of the lakeside beaches.
The great outdoors of Jefferson County is waiting for you--and it is in an easy to reach location. If you are a camping, boating or fishing, enthusiast, the beauty and bounty of Perry Lake is first rate. You're invited to attend an old-fashioned melodrama, browse through antique shops, discover Kansas history or have a picnic in one of the many scenic picnic areas. Anyway you look at it, Jefferson County is a wonderful place to be...for the fun of it!
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