Nestled in the rolling, wooded countryside of southeast Kansas which is referred to as the "Little Ozarks", Downstream Point offers numerous opportunities for sportsmen, naturalists, hikers, and those seeking wate related recreation and relaxation. Big Hill Lake is rated as one of the top bass fishing lakes in Kansas.
Reservations must be made at least 1 day in advance. The picnic shelter is available for reservation Apr-Oct for $25/day. It is available for use from 6am-11pm. For more information, call the Big Hill Lake Office telephone number is (620) 336-2741. This is a Day-use area. There is no overnight camping allowed.
Directions: Exit off of US Hwy 169 at Cherryvale, KS, go E through Cherryvale on Main St., turn S at the end of Main St onto Olive St, go • block (there is a sign), turn E onto CR 5000, follow paved road 4 • mi to Big Hill Lake, and follow the signs to Downstream Point.
Normal Services Available:
3-28-2003 through November-2003 .