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Wallace State Park

Park Information

Less than an hour from Kansas City, Wallace State Park is an island of serenity. Visitors can fish or swim in the park’s six-acre lake or hike one of four scenic trails with benches along the way for relaxing. Picnic sites that are shaded by trees are scattered throughout and the family-oriented campground includes modern restrooms, hot showers and hot water.

Park Hours

Park Grounds (gated)

Summer Hours (on-season)
April 15 through Oct. 31

7 a.m. -  10 p.m., daily

Winter Hours (off-season)
Nov. 1 through April 14

7 a.m. - 8 p.m., daily

Day-Use Area:

7 a.m. to sunset, daily


Park Office hours

Staff are usually available in the park daily. The office telephone is monitored for messages during daytime hours.