Cheney Reservoir

food nearby primitive campsites bait and tackle maps available public facilities boatramps swimming disabled angler facilities licence required

Cheney State Park, RR1, Pretty Prairie, KS 67570; (316)542-3664. Nearest main highway, U.S. 54. Nearest major city, Wichita. The lake is about 9,500 acres of open water. Accessible from numerous roads. Several boat ramps, camping facilities. Predominate s pecies include crappie, catfish, and striped bass. Open to fishing year-round.

  Cheney Reservoir
(managing entity)
Kansas Department of
Wildlife and Parks
900 Jackson ST Suite 502
Topeka KS 66612-1220
Land Area (acres) Total 7412
  Developed Public Use 1594
  Undeveloped 5568
Water Surface (acres) Total 9537
  Available for Recreation 9537
Shoreline (miles) Total 67
  Available for Recreation 67
Fees Area Entrance yes
  Campgrounds yes
  Picnic Areas yes
  Boat Launch Facilities yes
  Parking yes
  Other yes
Facilities (number) Campgrounds 8
  Campsites 420
  Tent Only Campsites 0
  RV Hookups 185
  Mobile Home Parks 0
  Mobile Home Sites 0
  Camp Shower Facilities yes
  Picnic Areas 5
  Picnic Tables 465
  Picnic Shelters 33
  Swi mming Beaches 3
  Swim Shower Facilities yes
  Boat Launch Ramps 10
  Boat Launch Lanes 26
  Mooring Buo ys 0
  Slip Mooring Spaces 100
  Concessions 2
Potable Water Campgrounds 2
  Picnic Areas 2
  Other Locations 0
Toilets Campgrounds 10
  Picnic Areas 4
  Other Locations 4
Sanitary Stations Trailer/RV 4
  Boat 1

For more information visit the Kansas Recreation page.

Last Updated: 9/29/17