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Scott State Park

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Hiking, fishing, camping, and horse trail riding, all make this a popular destination.

This is a popular getaway for campers, especially on weekends so plan to make early reservations... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Liberal, Kansas
Beautiful state park & campground!

We stayed at Lake Scott State Park in late June 2018 for one night after looking at cattle in the... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
Jessica E
Farley, Iowa
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520 W Scott Lake Dr, Scott City, KS 67871-4033
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a popular getaway for campers, especially on weekends so plan to make early reservations from May through September. We had excellent fishing. The catfish were especially cooperative. We stayed for nine days in late April and the weekends were already very busy at...More

Thank MisplacedMinnesotan
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We stayed at Lake Scott State Park in late June 2018 for one night after looking at cattle in the area and we were also on our way to Colorado. Beautiful place! We wish we could've spent one full day at the park. Would've been...More

1  Thank Jessica E
Reviewed 5 August 2018

First came to Scott Lake in high school at Camp Lakeside, the Methodist Church camp. Was totally shocked as we drove from the flat plains of central Kansas and were suddenly in the most beautiful valley with a gorgeous little lake, paddle boats, canoes and...More

1  Thank Susan M
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed in Lake Scott St park on our way to CO. Our site was nice. But we didnt have a grill or fire pit. Some sites did in other loops, just not ours. There was 2 playgrounds near our site, a newer one and...More

1  Thank randolphclan
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Pretty awesome oasis for Kansas. We made reservations; yet, our spot was not marked. The host was not there on a Sunday afternoon about 6 pm. The state park office was closed. (Odd) we set up camp not knowing if we were going to be...More

Thank Oakgroveyandell
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Amazing beautiful stay 30 min south of I70 10 min south of monument park reservations not needed no camp host to help and answer your questions need cash to be pay $13 for tent camping lots of wildlife throughout the park and nice trails to...More

1  Thank Darren D
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This was a stop we chose simply because we are traveling through Kansas and needed to schedule a break in our trip. But what a pleasant surprise we were in for when we arrived. The campground is quite spacious, with nice shade trees at each...More

4  Thank CMN14
Reviewed 28 July 2017

You might forget you are in Kansas, and western Kansas at that. It's not a large lake so I imagine it might get crowded on a weekend. But it's a very nice place to spend some time at. The shore fishing was meh, but scenery...More

2  Thank Leon67203
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We have been camping at Lake Scott for years. It is a wonderful place that defies all that is around it. Judging by the farm and pasture land as you approach, you wouldn't think Scott State Park is possible. You can use the full hook-up...More

3  Thank Steve K
Reviewed 20 November 2016

We stopped here overnight in a 32ft. 5th wheel. It was a little out of the way, but well worth the side trip. It seems to be a well kept secret of the folks in Scott City, so getting a reservation in advance would help....More

1  Thank diane h
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