Wilson State Park News
Designated swim beaches are currently under water. Boat ramp in Hell Creek is open and a courtesy dock is accessible. Otoe Boat Ramp is open, no courtesy dock accessible. Goldenrod campground in Otoe is closed.
CAMPFIRES PERMITTED. BE SURE TO USE FIRE RINGS FOR CAMPFIRES. DO NOT LEAVE FIRES UNATTENDED. PLEASE MAKE SURE FIRES ARE OUT BEFORE GOING TO SLEEP FOR THE NIGHT OR LEAVING THE CAMPGROUND. ALSO, BE CAUTIOUS WITH WIND CONDITIONS. THANK YOU!
Switchgrass Bathroom/Shower facility, Wheatgrass Bathroom/Shower facility, Yarrow Bathroom/Shower Facility and Marina Bathroom are open. Big Bluestem Bathroom/Shower facility is open year round. The fish cleaning station is closed.
2019 SEASONAL (LONG TERM) CAMPING
The Lottery drawing for Seasonal Campsites was held Monday December 10, 2019 at 9:00 am. Seasonal Campsites drawn were Dropseed 1 thru 5. Dropseed 6 and Grama 4, 5, 6, 11, 12, & 13 are available on a first come, first served basis. These sites can be occupied March 1 through November 30. If you have questions about Seasonal Camp sites, contact the park office at 785 658 2465 and press 1.
Go to reserveamerica.com to make your cabin or campsite reservations or to see availability.
ANNUAL VEHICLE PERMITS CAN BE PURCHASED FROM THE COUNTY TREASURER'S OFFICE WITH RENEWAL OF TAGS/TAXES. COST FOR PERMITS ARE $15.50 AND WILL BE VALID THROUGH THE TAG EXPIRATION DATE. TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THIS LET THEM KNOW YOU WANT TO PURCHASE PASSPORTS (ANNUAL VEHICLE PERMITS) FOR KANSAS STATE PARKS.
For Current Lake level and Fishing information view the Lake and Fishing Information page.
The Park Office is open Sunday through Thursday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm. Friday/Saturday 8:00 am - 7:30 pm. Please call ahead if you are driving from a distance to ensure the park office will be open when you arrive.
Check out the cabins page for more information on each of the Wilson State Park Cabin's. From there you can reserve a specific cabin online or you can go to the online cabin reservation system and look at all cabin availability.
Reservation fees and processing fees are in addition to the rental fees. Weekends require a two night stay (Fri-Sat) Holiday weekends require a four night stay (Fri - Mon) for Memorial Weekend and July 4th weekend and a three night stay (Fri - Sun) for Labor Day weekend. Fees are $70 per night during the off season Oct - March and $85/$90 per night on week nights and $125/$135 per night on weekends and holidays during the prime season April - Sept plus a $14 reservation fee.
Cabin Check-in time is 2:00pm NO EXCEPTIONS and Check-out time is 12:00pm. Cabins have keyless entry on the doorlocks. Use the last four digits of your phone number the reservation was done under for entry to the cabin. PETS ARE NOT ALLOWED IN CABINS AND SMOKING IS PROHIBITED IN CABINS.
REMINDER: Permits are required year round for all vehicles that come into the Park.