Mound Valley is 4 1/2 miles east of Cherryvale, KS, and 12 miles west of Parsons, KS. The project lands are mainly oak-hickory forests with some rolling hills adjacent to private lands and farmlands. Some activities at this campground include bass fishing, horseback riding, hiking, and swimming.
Reservations must be made at least 2 days in advance. The fee for each group camping area is $32/night w/option to use shelter for $8/night. Sites 1-8 and 17-41 in the North Loop are not open to advanced reservations but are available for use on a first come, first served basis at the park. The shelter (SHE) located between Group Areas A(G2) and B(G3) can only be reserved if a reservation is made for one or both Group Areas. If a reservation is made for both Group A(G2) and Group B(G3) the shelter must also be reserved. Attendants are on duty and gates are open 6am-10pm. Alcoholic beverages prohibited in Mound Valley Swimming Beach Area. For more information, call the Big Hill Lake Office at (620)336-2741.
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 the Mound Valley Park.
Normal Services Available:
3-28-2003 through November-2003 .