Prairie Dog State Park News
**Vehicle permit is required to enter the park**
After Labor Day, the park office will no longer be open on weekends. Office hours will be Monday to Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.
The fishing dock has been repaired and moved to deeper water. Work will begin shortly to restore fish habitat underneath the dock.
Cabin Renters--Please make sure to contact the park office at (785) 877-2953 within 48 hours of your arrival to obtain your key code.
The office self-pay station has been updated with a new design and more information to assist in the proper payment and selection of a camp site.
There is NO HUNTING ALLOWED in the State Park. Please feel free to contact the office with any questions.
Prairie Dog State Park also has four cabins available. Cedar Crest and Cottonwood are primitive cabins (no water) while Prairie Dog and Eagle View are modern cabins with running water. Call for a reservation, or reserve a cabin on our website! All cabins have heating and air conditioning, a refrigerator and a microwave.
Please remember to always wear your life jacket when you're on the water, it could save your life. The current water elevation is 2288.10, or 16.20 feet below conservation pool.
If you have questions pertaining to the park, call the park office at (785) 877-2953.
Questions pertaining to the Norton Wildlife Area or hunting should be directed to Luke Winge, NORR Manager at (785) 877-2953.
Questions pertaining to fishing should be directed to Mark Shaw, Fisheries Biologist at (785) 425-6775.
Questions for a Conservation Officer should be directed to the Hays Regional Office at (785) 628-8614.