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Free Fishing, Boating, and Archery Weekend
Take advantage of this annual permit-free weekend for fishing, boating (Shawnee Mission, Heritage, Kill Creek, and Lexington Lake parks only), and archery (Shawnee Mission Park only). This coincides with the State of Kansas’ “Free Fishing and Park Entrance Days” at state parks whereby state fishing permits are also waived. JCPRD trout permits are still required if fishing for trout at Shawnee Mission and Kill Creek Park lakes.
Regular park hours for these days are 5 am to 11 pm at Kill Creek, Lexington Lake, Meadowbrook, Heritage, and Shawnee Mission parks, 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. at Antioch Park, and dawn to dusk at the Stoll and the Streamway parks. For more information call (913) 888-4713.
*Heritage Park will be open from 11 p.m. – 5 a.m. for overnight fishing, fishing and boating permits will not be required for this weekend only.