Perry Park is a scenic day use area located adjacent to a marina, a restaurant, and the Corps of Engineers Information Center. The swimming beach is located in this area along with a group picnic shelter at the beach and a group picnic shelter at the East End of the dam. Both shelters are popular with picnickers. Perry Park boasts of beautiful wooded, rolling hills, which sports some good fishing.
Reservations must be made at least 3 days in advance. Alcohol is prohibited in the beach area. Day use fees are required for entrance to the swimming beach area, which is $1/individual over the age of 12, w/max of $3/carload. Day use fees of $2/day are also required to launch your boat. An annual permit can be purchased which can be used at both the swim beach and boat ramp for $25.00 per year. Playground equipment is located adjacent to each picnic shelter. The group picnic shelters can be reserved for $20/day.
Directions: From Perry, KS: Travel 3 mi N on Ferguson Rd, 1 mi W on 43rd St. following signs into the park.
Normal Services Available:
May-2003 through 9-30-2003 .