Kingman State Fishing Lake

Kingman State Fishing Lake
8685 West Hwy 54
Cunningham, KS  67035

Phone:  (620) 532-3242

The Kingman State Fishing Lake is 144-acres.  Fishing and waterfowling are allowed. (Part of the lake is a refuge.  Open the attachment  at the bottom of the page to see the refuge boundry.)   Please, no swimming, sailing, or recreational power boating/skiing.  

DIRECTIONS:  In Kingman from the intersection of Hwy 14 and US Hwy 54, go 7 miles west to the State Lake entrance and 9 miles west to the Wildlife Area Headquarters.

Website:  Kingman State Fishing Lake


  • Hunting
  • Fishing
    • ​two boat launching facilities
  • Fur Harvesting
  • Camping--FREE
    • primitive camping--no designated sites or utilities or dump station
    • no reservations needed
    • no hardened sites
  • Picnic Tables & Fire Rings
  • Hiking (no designated trail)
  • Bird Watching
  • Group Shelter
  • Alcohol and Cereal Malt Beverages Prohibited

Frequently asked Question:
From the Byron Walker Wildlife Area, how far is it to the nearest gas station, food, and lodging?

  • Cunningham has a restaurant and a gas station located 8 miles west of the Headquarters and 10 miles west of the lake.
  • Kingman has food, lodging, and gas 7 miles east of the lake and 9 miles east of the Headquarters.