Applications now open for waterfowl blind permits at Kanopolis Lake

Kansas City District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Published Aug. 30, 2023

Online applications for the 2023 annual waterfowl blind permits at Kanopolis Lake, Marquette, Kansas, are now available.

The permit application is now available online for applicants to fill out and submit. Applicants will be entered into a random lottery drawing for 12 waterfowl blind locations on Kanopolis Lake, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers land.

The application opened on Friday, August 25, 2023, and will be open through Friday, September 8, 2023.

Participants must be at least 16 years old. Only one member per household may enter an application.

Those who receive a permit will have the ability to place a blind for more than 24 hours in an assigned area along the shoreline.

Permit holders will have until the end of February 11, 2024, to hunt and must remove their blinds by February 25, 2024.

Blind locations and conditions are subject to change during waterfowl season due to fluctuating lake levels.

Submit applications by the deadline to Park Ranger Lambert at or mail applications to:

Kanopolis Lake Project Office

105 Riverside Dr

Marquette, KS 67464

For additional questions, contact Kanopolis Lake Park Ranger Joe Lambert at 785-844-9981.

Kansas City District Public Affairs
Joe Lambert
105 Riverside Drive; Marquette, KS 67464

Release no. 23-027