Kansas Forts

  • Historic Fort Hays

    Historic Fort Hays

    Fort Hays was an important US Army post which was active from 1865 until 1889

  • Fort Wallace

    Fort Wallace was first called Camp Pond Creek and was established in September, 1865

  • Fort Dodge

    Fort Dodge

    Fort Dodge was established April 10, 1865 by Captain Henry Pierce, 11

  • Fort Larned

    Fort Larned

    Fort Larned was established in 1859 as a base of military operations against

  • Fort Blair Site

    Fort Blair Site

    Baxter Springs was a stopping place on the old Military Road serving Army forts which protected the preCivil War West from "hostile" Indians. It wasn't until 1862