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Camping & Outdoor Fun

Lake No. 3: Crytal Lake/Veterans Memorial Park

Camping, Fishing, Non-motorized Boating, Shelters, Playgrounds, Prairie Spirit Rail Trail State Park​.

Veterans Memorial Campground, South Lake camping
Garnett, Camping map
Garnett camping map, Garnett campsite

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Lake No. 1: North Lake Park

Camping, Fishing, Boating, Swimming Pool, Golf Course, Disc Golf Course, Fairgrounds, Football Stadium, Playgrounds, Go-Kart Track, Shooting Range, Sporting Clays, Shelter Houses, Sand Volleyball.

Cedar Valley Reservoir

Twelve electric only campsites are located close to the park entrance. Wilderness camping is very popular at this scenic lake, located 7 miles west of Garnett, 20499 NW 1500 Road.

Crystal Lake Campground

Five camping spots with electric and water hook-ups are located on the south side of the lake. Wilderness camping is permitted in the designated area near the Prairie Spirit Rail Trail, located on the southeast corner of the park.

Clubhouse Bend Campground

Fourteen (14) camping spots are located on the east side of Lake Garnett with electric and water hookups. This campground is adjacent to the Garnett Country Club Golf Course with beautiful lakeside view of Lake Garnett.


Lake No. 2: Cedar Valley Reservoir

Camping, Fishing, Boating, Nature/ATV Trails, Playground​.

Camping Information

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Garnett Recreation


Email: reccenter@garnettks.net​​

Red Jacket Campground

Twelve (12) camping spots with electric only hookups are located on the northeast side of Lake Garnett Dam. A designated wilderness camping area (tent/primitive campsites, no hook-up) is also located in the Red Jacket Campground.

Garnett Camping Maps

As of 2021, all camping within City of Garnett parks facilities is by reservations only, in advance, using the RecDesk portal:

CAMPING RESERVATIONS - garnettrecreation.recdesk.com. Please create your free account on RecDesk to reserve your campsite. Links to tutorial videos: Create your Account and Reserve Your Campsite.  If you need assistance or if you are representing a large camping group, please call the Garnett Recreation Center staff, 785.448.3023. They will be happy to assist you.

RV/Utility hook-ups, and wilderness (primitive) campsites are available in designated areas at all three (3) city owned parks surround lakes.