Cimarron Picnic Area

Area Status: Open

Located in the Cimarron Recreation Area, there are many picnic tables available for day use.

At a Glance

Fees: None
Permit Info: Commercial outfitter and guides required to have a special use permit.
Open Season: Open Year Round
Restrictions: No wood fires; be aware of any fire restrictions. Do not park off constructed roads and parking areas.
Closest Towns: Elkhart, Rolla, Hugoton, Kansas
Water: available
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: USDA Forest Service
Information Center: Cimarron Ranger District Office, 620-697-4621

General Information

Directions: From Elkhart, Kansas, travel 7 miles north on Hwy 27. Turn east (right) on FS 700 and continue for 4 miles. Located in Cimarron Recreation Area.

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