Litter must be put in trash containers, if provided. Digging holes, removing or defacing geological formations, archeological relics or ruins, or vegetation (except for noncommercial use of edible wild plants, wild fruits, nuts, or fungi) is prohibited. If you are a resident of another country or region, please select the appropriate version of Tripadvisor for your country or region in the drop-down menu. Page content has changed. Subject to regulations and posted notices, any individual over 21 may possess, consume, or drink alcoholic liquor. more. Hotels near (SGF) Springfield-Branson Regional Airport, Crawford Hills, Girard Municipal Golf Course. There are 45 electric and water sites all with 50 amp service, 28 electric only sites with 30 amp service, and 28 primitive sites. Crawford State Park is one of the most beautiful parks in the state. Get it early though, they ran out by Sunday. Honestly, my expectations were rather low as we live in southwest Missouri which has an abundance of lakes and beautifual areas so we've. Electric and gas powered scooters and skateboards cannot be operated in the state park. Please use a JavaScript enabled browser in order to access the full functionality of this site. There is no bathroom/shower in this loop so you either have to walk or drive over to another campground. Unlike MIssouri, Kansas charges a vehicle day use fee in addition to your camping fees (which is really odd). This is the version of our website addressed to speakers of English in the United States. This is true if you are a mountain goat. never considered traveling to Kansas just to camp. Is this a place or activity you would suggest for, Are the prices for this place or activity, Is this a romantic place or activity that you would suggest for, Is this a must-do if you are traveling with a, Is this a place or activity you would go to on a, We came on a day where there was not a soul in sight, and after a moment's panic at not knowing where our cabin was or how we'd get in (no posted phone numbers or internet), we drove around 'til we found the cabin. If you are bringing kids and dogs and don't care about fishing then this is the place for you. Some had stand alone barbecue grills. Located on the edge of the Ozarks, Redbud trees offer spectacular beauty in the spring, plus multicolored foliage in the fall. Rich in history and spectacular scenery, Crawford State Park has a flavor all its own. There are several trails at this facility including the CCC Memorial Trail and Spider Leg Bridge Trail. Lot's of flies, but it's KS in the summer. Both are unique and offer area history and insight. Ours was an electric only site on the lake side of the road. No camping, fires, or motorized vehicles are allowed on the trails. Firearms may only be discharged in areas specifically designated for hunting or target practice. **. Menu & Reservations Make Reservations . Only one camper/RV per utility site is allowed. They have a entry booth to check-in at but if you miss it, make sure you pay at the fee station which is just before you cross the dam. Save to Favorites Travelers Booked These Nearby. All are waterfront with lake access readily available. Had a nice view of the lake along with an access point down into the lake for swimming or kayaking. The campsites are quiet and have access to the lake. Our son is going to be attending Fort Scott Community College in the fall so we decided to visit this park and scout it out for future visits. Check with the park office for details. The 500-acre park features six campgrounds. $33 starting/night 4.6. But, in the mean time if someone else pulls in that spot then you are SOL. $30 starting/night 5.0. This southeast Kansas treasure, located 9 miles north of Girard in Crawford County, resides on a 150-acre lake built by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in the 1930's. Generators may not be operated after 10 p.m. Crawford State Park All campers and camping units are limited to a stay of not more than 14 consecutive days although a 14-day extension may be obtained with written permission from the park manager. Fires are allowed in fireplaces, fire rings, and cooking grills only. Crawford State Park is one of the most beautiful parks in the state. Your browser does not support JavaScript! For your convenience there are two boat ramps, three bathhouses, courtesy docks, and a dump station. Great place if you like to be packed in like a sardine next to other campers and if you like to hear dogs bark, children screaming. You must be 18 or older to rent a cabin or campsite. Fires must be completely extinguished prior to leaving the area. This park is immaculately groomed. This facility offers campsites/day use sites. Unlike MIssouri, Kansas charges a vehicle day use fee in addition to your camping fees (which is really odd). DUMPING OF GREY WATER IS PROHIBITED. Sites for tents, electricity hook-ups only, electricity and water sites, private camping areas.... Be sure to plan ahead though, most sites are booked in advance, except for the walk-up sites and then you are taking your chances.