Arkansas City

Convention and Visitors Bureau
106 S. Summit,
P.O. Box 795
Arkansas City, KS 67005,
620-442-0236. Mon-Fri,
Free walking tour brochures.

Arkansas City Area Arts Council
112 S. Summit,
P.O. Box 147
[email protected]

Chaplin Nature Center
NW of City on Hwy. 166, 27814 27th Dr., 620-442-4133.
Open daily, tours available.
Free admission.

Cherokee Strip Land Rush Museum
31639 W. S. 77
620-442-6750., Tue-Sat, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Closed Sun. and Mon.
Small admission fee.

Cowley College
125 S. Second,
P.O. Box 1147
620-442-0430, 800-593-2222 (toll free)
Beautiful campus with public art. Brown Center for Performing Arts

Henry’s Candies
21172 K-15
P.O. Box 5
Dexter, Kansas, 620-876-5423.
Open Mon-Sat, 8 a.m.-5 p.m..; Sun, 9a.m.-5 p.m.
Gift Shop. Free Admission.

Horizon Camp and Retreat Center

30811 Horizon Dr., 620-442-5533, 800-486-4425
Camp facilities for groups overlooking the Arkansas River Valley.
Inspiration Point and Trail of Crosses

Paris Park Pool
600 W. 5th Ave., 620-441-4417 Open Memorial Day thru Labor Day, Mon.-Sat. 1-8 p.m.; Sun, 2-7 p.m.. Small admission fee.

Spring Hill Golf Course
3202 N. Summit, 620-441-4330.

Stan Herd Mural
Downtown, 100 Block of North Summit. Visible at all times.

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April 23, 2017
10:28 pm US/Central


64º F

Current Conditions:

Sun - Sunny, High: 68
Mon - Sunny, High: 75

Focus On Fishing

Hey Kids, the annual Focus on Fishing event will be held at Northern Oklahoma College Cove on Kaw Lake on May 13, 2017.  Northern Oklahoma College Cove is located on the west side of Kaw City, Ok just south of state Hwy 11.  There will be food, fun and fishing all morning long so plan now to attend this fun event.  More details will be posted on this web site as they come available or you can contact the Kaw Lake Assn at 580-762-9494.

Campgrounds Open

Major camping areas at Kaw Lake are now open and overnight campsites are available.  Beginning 1 April contract gate attendants and the National Recreation Reservation System will be available at Sarge Creek, Coon Creek, Osage Cove and Washunga Bay.  The Kaw Lake Assn invites you to come and enjoy some fabulous spring camping at beautiful Kaw Lake. Spring crappie and sand bass fishing as well as spring turkey hunting is some of the best anywhere.  


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