This Historic Park Is One Of Kansas’s Best Kept Secrets

Have you ever heard of a state park in Kansas that’s full of history? This park is no secret – it attracts plenty of visitors every year, but many don’t know about the history it holds. Rich history can be found all over Kansas, if only you know where to look. Today, we’re starting at this amazing historic park in western Kansas.

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Lake Scott State Park is located in western Kansas, just north of Scott City. If you need help getting around, check out the map we’ve included below. In addition, if you need extra information about the park, check out their website here.

If you love history around Kansas, you’ll enjoy checking out this building that survived the infamous Dalton Gang.