Fall River Parks

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Fall River Parks Positioned between the crossed timbered area of the Chautauqua Hills to the East and the grasslands of the Flint Hills to the west, this area provides a remarkable diversity of plant and animal life. The forested flood plains, the blackjack savannahs and the tallgrass prairies make this a most interesting place to visit.

If you are looking for a primitive camping experience or a relaxing spot to hook up our RV, Fall River State Park offers it. Exceptional scenic spots can be found throughout the park. The developed campsites include modern restrooms and shower facilities as well as electric and water campsite hookups.

The park season generally runs April 15 through October 15. The shower building at Fredonia Bay remains open until the first week in November, with water and electric also available until November 1st at RV sites. The visitor will find all facilities at the park open for their pleasure between these dates. The park, as well as electric campsites, are open all year for those campers wishing to enjoy the off season.


Damsite(Class A): Dam Site park is located directly below the dam adjacent to the outlet channel. Well established shade trees and good fishing is the hall mark of this park. We are committed to insuring that your stay is pleasant and at a reasonable price. Volunteer camp hosts are used to help us keep our parks clean and presentable for our visitors. Facilities include: Designated Campsites, Electrictiy/Water/No Water, Drinking Water, Restrooms, Showers, Trailer Dump Station, Picnic Area, Playground, Group Shelter.

Park Open: April 1 - October 31
12 Primitive Sites, Fee $10.00; 8 Sites, Elec/No Water, Fee $14.00; 13 Sites, Elec/Water, Fee $17.00

Rock Ridge North (Class B): North Rock Ridge is a large open park with camping near the water. It boasts lots of space for young legs to stretch. Facilities include: Designated Campsites, Electricity/Water/No Water, Drinking Water, Restrooms (No Shower), Trailer Dump Station, Hiking Nature Trail, Boat Ramp.

Park Open: April 1 - October 31
19 Primitive Sites, Fee $8.00; 23 Sites, Elec/No Water, Fee $12.00; 2 Sites, Elec/Water, Fee $15.00

Whitehall Bay (Class A): Whitehall Bay is located on the north side of the reservoir and is situated between two arms of the lake. All campsites are well shaded and are located very near the water. A sandy swimming beach is located just below may of these camp sites. Summer time is a good time to visit this park. A cooling breeze is nearly always available and the waters edge is just a few steps from your camper. Facilities include: Designated Campsites, Electricity/Water/No Water, Restrooms, Showers, Drinking Water, Trailer Dump Station, Swim Beach, Boat Ramp, Group Shelter.

Park Open: April 1 - October 31
1 Primitive Site, Fee $10.00; 14 Sites, Elec/No Water, Fee $14.00; 11 Sites, Elec/Water, Fee $16.00.

Admission: Park Permit Required
Address: 4 miles N of Fall River off Hwy 400
Phone: 620-637-2213
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Attractions and Upcoming Events

Fall River Trails

Two new trails have recently opened in the park. Casner Creek has some beautiful fall wildflowers and is a great trail for the wildflower enthusiast!

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Fall River Hunting

Most lands and waters at Fall River are open for public hunting with the exception of Kansas State Park lands, developed camping, picnicking areas, dam and project operations sites, and refuge areas. The area is managed for a variety of game and non-game species. There are 8,632

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Kansas Walleye Association You are invited to the five scheduled tournaments at some of the finest lakes in Kansas.

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Fall River Lake Fishing Report


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