Tuttle Creek announces changes for camping for winter season

Published Oct. 19, 2017
Tuttle Creek Cove campsites in the Tuttle Point Loop

Tuttle Creek Cove campsites in the Tuttle Point Loop

MANHATTAN, Kan. — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Kansas City District project at Tuttle Creek Lake announce Tuttle Creek Cove and Stockdale Park campgrounds will begin winter operations November 1, 2017 and continue through April 14, 2018.

Campers need to be aware that water and electricity will not be available during this time and sanitary facilities will be limited to select vault toilets. There are no reservations or camping fees during the winter camping season. All other regulations remain in effect. Visitors are reminded park roads receive no winter maintenance.

Campsite reservations for after April 14, 2018 can be made up to six months in advance by using the national reservation service online at http://www.recreation.gov or by calling 877-345-6777.

For more park information, please visit us online at http://www.nwk.usace.army.mil/Locations/District-Lakes/Tuttle-Creek-Lake or call 785-539-8511, or stop by the Visitor Center at 5020 Tuttle Creek Blvd., Manhattan, Kan.

The Kansas Department of Wildlife Parks and Tourism manages River Pond, Cedar Ridge, Randolph, and Fancy Creek areas of Tuttle Creek State Park. The State Park does offer some limited winter camping facilities. Visitors should contact KDWPT directly for details regarding camping in these areas at 785-539-7941.

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Kansas City District, USACE

Release no. 17-047