Cimarron Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Recreation Area Renovation Project

Located in the Cimarron Recreation Area and surrounded by tall cottonwood trees, this scenic campground has 14 campsites. A great variety of birds provide excellent wildlife viewing opportunities.  The Cimarron Fishing Ponds are nearby.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Campground is open.
Operational Hours: All day
Rentals & Guides: Maps of the Cimarron National Grassland are available at the US Forest Service District Office for $10.00 each or send your request and funds to PO Box 300, 242 Highway 56 East, Elkhart, KS 67950. If sending a check, please make out the check to USDA Forest Service
Area Amenities: Accessible,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $7 per night
Permit Info: None
Open Season: January
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Campsites are non-reservable.  Be aware of any fire restrictions. Do not park off constructed roads and parking areas.
Closest Towns: Elkhart, Rolla, Hugoton, Kansas
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: USDA Forest Service

General Information

Directions: From Elkhart, Kansas drive north on Highway 27 for 7 miles. Turn right (east) on FS 700 for 4 miles.

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Camping trailer
Toilets Vault
Picnic tables
Fee charged for some activities
Tent camping
Drinking water