On the eastern edge of Kansas' Flinthills Region, Coeur d'Alene Park is on Melvern Lake. It draws outdoor enthusiasts from a wide range of disciplines. Melvern Lake covers approximately 7,000 acres of water and 18,000 acres of land open for public use. Coeur d'Alene Park offers 60 camp sites (34 with electric hook-ups), two reservable group picnic shelters, a boat ramp, marina, swimming beach, overlook, and numerous individual picnic sites. Other amenities include a shower building, sanitary dump station, pay phone, several vault toilets, several waterborne restrooms, a courtesy dock with fish cleaning station, two nature trails, and three playgrounds.
* Reservations must be made at least 2 days in advance. This campground requires a 2 night minimum stay on weekends. This campground requires a 3 night minimum stay on holiday weekends. * The park is open year round. Facilities are available May 1 to September 30 and a park attendant is on duty. For more information, call (785)549-3318. Tent and recreational vehicle visitors are welcome on all sites. There is a limit of 1 wheeled camper and 1 tent or 2 tents per camp pad.
Directions: From US-75, Melvern exit, 2 miles south on Melvern Lake Parkway, then 1 mile northwest on Coeur d'Alene Parkway (campground road).
Normal Services Available:
May-2003 through 9-30-2003 .