Richey Cove is located at Council Grove Lake in the famous Flint Hills region of Kansas. The lake is one mile northwest of the historic town of Council Grove and within walking distance of the Santa Fe Trail. Council Grove Lake is one of the top outdoor recreation sites in Kansas. With ten developed parks for camping, picnicking, nature trails, fishing, sightseeing, and countless other activities. There are 3,310 acres of water to boat, water ski, fish, and play on. In addition, Council Grove provides an all-terrain vehicle area below the dam, in Outlet Channel East. Campers are accommodated with developed facilities in nine separate parks surrounding the lake.
Reservations must be made at least 2 days in advance. Campground requires a 2 night minimum stay on weekends. Campground requires a 3 night minimum stay on holidays. The campground is open 1 Apr-31 Oct and offers 50 campsites with one group camping area. In October campsites are available on a first come first serve basis. Campsites range from $10.00-$15.00/night the group camping area is $75.00/night. Only one RV type camping unit will be allowed per campsite. For more information about this area please call: (620)-767-5195.
Directions: Go 3 miles north of Council Grove, KS on State Highway 177. Richey Cove entrance is on the west side of the highway.
Normal Services Available:
4-1-2003 through 9-30-2003 .