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Kansas State Parks Offer Multitude of Events this June

Visiting a local state park this summer can be fun and easy on the wallet

It’s summertime and  Kansas state parks are gearing up with events for everybody under the sun. From fishing tournaments to music festivals, and Kids Days galore, Kansans are sure to find something fun and exciting to do this June at a  Kansas state park.

Listed below are a variety of events being held this June at  Kansas state parks. For more information on a specific event, please contact the respective state park. State park contact information can be found atwww.ksoutdoors.com by clicking “State Parks / Locations.”

June 1

National Trail Day

Free Fishing Day – Statewide

Kids Free Fishing Derby –  Pomona  State Park (Boat Ramp #2)

Hillsdale Music Festival (May 31 and June 1) ­–  Hillsdale  State Park

USD 365 Endowment Association Annual 5K Fun Run/Walk –  Prairie  Spirit  Trail  State Park

OK Kids Day –  Prairie  Dog  State Park (Keith Sebelius Reservoir)

OK Kids Day –  Meade  State Park

Trail Clean Up –  Clinton  State Park

9th Annual Youth Fishing Tournament –  Glen  Elder  State Park

Governor’s Flint Hills Freedom Ride and Motorcycle Show – Starts at Capital in  Topeka, Ends at Council Grove

Catfish Chasers Fishing Tournament –  Eisenhower  State Park (Melvern Reservoir)

Youth Archery Day –  Eisenhower  State Park

June 2

Free Fishing Day – Statewide

Kids Fishing Derby –  Lovewell  State Park

JUNE 8

National “Get Outdoors” Day

OK Kids Day – Lake Scott State Park (South of Beach House)

Kids Ironman (Kids triathlon) –  Clinton  State Park

Kansas Draft Horse & Mule Association Driving Clinic – Boulder Bluff Arena,  El Dorado  State Park. (Open to public).

Field Coursing Dog Run –? Clinton  State Park

JUNE 9

Ironman Triathlon –  Clinton  State Park

Fishstix Bowfishing Tournament –  Eisenhower  State Park (Arrow Rock Boat Ramp)

JUNE 10

Fishstix Bowfishing Tournament –  Eisenhower  State Park (Arrow Rock Boat Ramp)

JUNE 15

Youth Fishing Derby –  Cedar  Bluff  State Park

Youth Scavenger Hunt –  Cedar  Bluff  State Park

Kansas Bass Nation Fishing Tournament –? Wilson  State Park (Hell Creek Boat Ramp)

Kids Outdoor Adventure and Free Park Entrance Day –  Cedar  Bluff  State Park. (Camping and utility permits still apply).

Vango Fundraiser –  Clinton  State Park

OK Kids Day/Free Park Entrance –  Wilson  State Park

JUNE 16

Kansas Bass Nation Fishing Tournament –? Wilson  State Park (Hell Creek Boat Ramp)

Kansas Walleye Association Fishing Tournament –  Eisenhower  State Park

Wild Within You 5K and 15K Hell Creek on Heels Trail Run?–  Wilson  State Park (Switchgrass Trail)

June 23

Triathlon Race?–  El Dorado  State Park ( Walnut  River Area)

June 27

Country Stampede Music Festival –  Tuttle  Creek  State Park

June 28

Country Stampede Music Festival –  Tuttle  Creek  State Park

June 29

Rocky Mountain Team Series Fishing Tournament?–  Wilson  State Park (Hell Creek Boat Ramp)

Country Stampede Music Festival –  Tuttle  Creek  State Park

Water Safety Event/Jet ski Simulator –  Kanopolis  State Park

June 30

Rocky Mountain Team Series Fishing Tournament?–  Wilson  State Park (Hell Creek Boat Ramp)

Country Stampede Music Festival –  Tuttle  Creek  State Park