Fall River Dam is located on Fall River, a tributary of the Verdigris River, in Greenwood County, Kansas. The vicinity in which Fall River is located has long been noted for its rolling prairies and tree-dotted valleys, sheltered by limestone-capped ridges. The lake is about a mile wide at the damsite with a surface area of 2,500 acres and stretches up the picturesque Fall River for 15 miles . The scenic beauty of the area with its profusion of native wildlife and vegetation beckons all nature enthusiasts.
Opportunities for outdoor family fun and recreation at the park areas surrounding Fall River include swimming, boating, water skiing, camping, picnicking and sightseeing. Facilities available at these areas include picnic and camping sites, boat ramps, sanitary facilities, etc. You can enjoy hiking, fishing, hunting and other outdoor activities permitted on the area. Wildlife watching, one of the area's most popular activities, is facilitated by the construction of a waterfowl blind that can be used by visitors wishing to observe and photograph the wildlife in the area wetlands.