In order to complete a scheduled system upgrade, the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism's licensing and permit system will be shut down at 9:45 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 18, and will be back online at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 22. No license or permit sales will be available during that time, both online and at license vendors. Also, the campsite and cabin reservation system will shut down at 12:01 a.m., on Monday, Feb. 20 and go back online at 6 p.m., on Tuesday, Feb. 21. For more information, click here. We apologize for the inconvenience.
The 2009 Labor Day weekend brought excellent camping weather. Cooler than average daytime temps and night time temps in the 50's made for great camping nights. Many campers enjoyed the evening hours around the campfire with friends.