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Wallace County Free Fair

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Event# 785-852-4285

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Last Weekend - The home-owned carnival is one example of what this county is all about. All rides, food concessions, and games are manned by local people. Step right up and buy a handful of tickets and enjoy the evenings. How can you resist the sparkle and laughter of the children as they run from one ride to another?

Wallace County Free Fair

Address : Hwy 27 Sharon Springs KS
Phone : 785-852-4285   (Always call and confirm events.)

Email Address : wallacecoeda@yahoo.com

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County Fairs

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Fort Wallace Museum

On the grounds of the Fort Wallace Museum visitors will find the original Pond Creek Stage Station, built in 1865 as a "home station"

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Mt. Sunflower

Mt. Sunflower was designated as Kansas highest point in 1961. A United States Geological Survey officially plotted the elevation at 4039 feet. True mountains are called such because of a 2000 foot difference in altitude in a 10-20

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Fort Wallace

Fort Wallace was first called Camp Pond Creek and was established in September, 1865, about one-and-a-half miles southwest of present Wallace. The soldiers were moved about a year later to a site further west along the Smoky River, where the fort was built.

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Trail Rides

The historic Butterfield Trail is a popular trail that people still use for trail rides today. The Butterfield Overland Dispatch Trail surveyed in 1865 was originally used in 1859 by gold seekers as the fastest way to get to the Colorado mines.

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Old Post Cemetery

All that remains of the original Fort Wallace now is the old post cemetery, enclosed by stone walls within the Wallace Township cemetery. In December of 1885, the U.S. Government extricated the bodies of 88 soldiers with headstones marked between 1867-1879

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