Perry State Park Article

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Perry State Park
Map showing the location of Perry State Park
Map showing the location of Perry State Park
Location of Perry State Park in Kansas
Location Jefferson, Kansas, United States
Coordinates 39°08′26″N 95°29′17″W / 39.14056°N 95.48806°W / 39.14056; -95.48806
PERRY STATE PARK Latitude and Longitude:

39°08′26″N 95°29′17″W / 39.14056°N 95.48806°W / 39.14056; -95.48806
Elevation971 ft (296 m) [1]
Established1968
Governing bodyKansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism

Perry State Park is a state park located in Jefferson County, near Ozawkie, Kansas, United States, 20 miles (32 km) northeast of Topeka.

The state park features camping, a beach, hiking and a fishing and boating area. Perry State Park was established in 1968 after an agreement was made between the Kansas Parks and Resources and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. [2]

See also

References

  1. ^ "Perry State Park". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 1984-07-01. Retrieved 2012-12-04.
  2. ^ "Perry State Park". Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism. Retrieved 2012-11-11.