Recreation

Cheney State Park
16000 NE 50 Street
Cheney, KS  67025
Phone:  (316) 542-3664

Cabin Reservation:  Cheney State Park

Website:  Cheney State Park

  • fishing
  • bicycling
  • hiking
  • swimming
  • boating
  • campsites
  • cabins for rent

Byron Walker Wildlife Area

4,685-acre state game preserve
The Kingman State Fishing Lake is 144-acres.  Fishing and waterfowling are allowed.  Part of the lake is a refuge (affects hunting only--open the attachement befow to see the refuge boundry).  Please, no swimming, sailing, or recreational power boating/skiing on the lake.  
 

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.

8685 West Hwy 54
Kingman, KS 67068
Phone:  (620) 532-3242
Email:  troy.smith@ksoutdoors.com
Website:  Byron Walker Wildlife Area

Physical Location of Cabins for Rent:  Registration

  • Sand Plum Cabin, 730 North State Lake Road
  • Ninnescah Cabin, 750 North State Lake Road

Amenities 

  • Hunting
  • Fishing
  • Fur Harvesting
  • Camping--FREE
    • ​primitive camping--no designated sites or utilities or dump station 
    • no reservation needed
    • no hardened sites
  • ​Picnic Tables & Fire Rings
  • Hiking (no designated trail)
  • Bird Watching
  • Archery Range
  • Group Shelter
  • Cabins Available for Rent

Frequently asked Questions

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

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

Zenda Library -- Wi-Fi Hot Spot!!!!
215 North Main Street
Zenda, KS  67159
Phone:  (620) 243-5791
E-Mail:  zendalibrary@gmail.com

Website:  Zenda Library
Zenda Library    

Hours

  • 12:00 PM to   3:00 PM -- Monday & Wednesday
  •   6:00 PM to   7:00 PM -- Thursday
  •   8:30 AM to 12:30 PM -- Saturday

West Side Bait Shop & Beer
15541 NE 50 Street
Cheney, KS  67025
Phone:  (620) 200-3893
Email:  
wsbaitshop@gmail.com

Services:

  • Ice
  • Bait
  • Tackle
  • Grocery Items
  • Grilling Supplies
  • Boat & RV Supplies

West Side Bait Shop & Beer

Silver Maple Camp

4817 SE 100 Avenue

Kingman, KS  67068

Phone: (620) 532-1122

E-mail: info@silvermaplecamp.org

Website:  Silver Maple Camp

Norwich Swimming Pool

406 South Parkway
Norwich, KS  67118
Phone:  (620) 478-2823

Norwich Community Library
Candice Perkins
209 South Parkway
PO Box 397
Norwich, KS  67118-0397
Phone:  (620) 478-2235
             (620) 478-2238
E-mail:  cperkins@knusd331.com
Website:  Norwich Community Library

The Norwich Community Library is jointly run by the school system and city.

Summer Schedule 

  • 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM -- Wednesday 
  • 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM -- Saturday       

School Year Schedule

  • 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM -- Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
  • 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM -- Wednesday
  • 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM -- Saturday
  • Closed Sunday

*Closed during lunch (12:15 - 12:45)

e-Books:  Sunflower eLibrary

  • First, get a library card to join the system
  • Then, use the library card to check out e-Books 24-7 

Main Street Golf
Jason Jump, owner
140 North Main Street
Kingman, KS  67068
Phone:  (620) 491-0547

Hours:

  • 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM -- Monday -- Open tee time
  • 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM -- Wednesday through Friday -- Open tee time
  • 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM -- Wednesday through Sunday -- Call to schedule tee time  

Indoor facility where the weather is always parfect!

Norwich Recreation Commission
Carol Poe, Norwich Coordinator
241 East 2nd Street
Norwich, KS  67118
Phone:  (620) 478-2580
E-mail:  knrec@sutv.com

Click here for Kingman-Norwich Recreation Commission website

  • softball, baseball, T-ball
  • volleyball
  • soccer
  • golf
  • tennis
  • aerobics
  • yoga
  • art classes
  • martial arts
  • swimming pool

Kingman-Norwich Recreation Commission

Brandon Davidson, Director

PO Box 223

131 West A Ave

Kingman, KS  67068

Phone:  (620) 532-2761

E-mail:  kingmanrec@att.net

Website:    www.knrec.org

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