Cheney State Park is located near Cheney, Kansas, along the shores of Cheney Reservoir. The lake features 9,600 surface acres of water, and the state park comprises 1,913 acres of land on the southern end of the lake.
Cheney State Park offers over 400 primitive camping sites along both the east and west shores, with nearby shower and toilet facilities. Campers may choose from areas along the waters edge, or grassy, tree-covered areas along a quiet spring-fed creek. Camping is allowed only in designated areas. Fires are allowed in fireplaces, fire rings, and cooking grills only. Campsite cost starts at $8/night during the peak season (slightly less off-peak).
In addition to the campsites available at Cheney State Park, the nearby Cheney Wildlife Area provides two free primitive camping areas for tents only.
Also nearby are the Cheney State Park Trails, which offer three biking trails totaling about 6 miles in length.
Contact: 316-542-3664. Brochure