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Kill Creek Park

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Hidden gem just outside of Kansas City

Just outside of the Southern suburbs of Kansas City is where you will find this little gem. It is... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2017
Chuck C
Leawood, Kansas
Nice place to take a nice walk

Kill Creek park has some nice trails on the west side. Get out and see the birds and wildlife. A... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Jeff B
Olathe, Kansas
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11670 S Homestead Ln, Olathe, KS 66061-9631
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

Just outside of the Southern suburbs of Kansas City is where you will find this little gem. It is not huge, but everything this park has is done well. There is a great medium size manmade lake for fishing. A well marked and well maintained...More

1  Thank Chuck C
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Kill Creek park has some nice trails on the west side. Get out and see the birds and wildlife. A good way to take a break in the late afternoon.

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Located not far from our motel this pretty lake provides many activities sure to make everyone in your family happy!

Thank Colene F
Reviewed 17 March 2017

One of our favorites. Lots of good hiking/walking trails. Good mix of "plains" and "wooded" hiking. Beautiful.

Thank nkm615
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a nice park that is a little hard to get to. It really shines as a place to teach kids how to drive. The main road has lots of curves, hills, and parking lots. Took both of my grandkids out there. There are...More

Thank croast
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

We live near Kill Creek park and rarely do we go more than a week without visiting. The lake is stocked with trout three times a year. Our freezer is stocked with beautiful trout. It's such a peaceful and pretty place to hike, either on...More

1  Thank Olathetraveler87
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We were there for a birthday party. The grounds are well maintained and the lake was peaceful. Plenty of shelters to have a picnic. It was a relaxing time.

Thank luggagecheck
Reviewed 3 November 2016

It has a lake, it has a trail, it has plenty of sprawling green spaces to sit or play ball. Perfect for a picnic or just some alone time with the nature.

Thank alina_wood
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Great walking trails, well kept, Lots of Birds . Enjoy a walk just as the Thunder Storm was coming in or would have stayed much longer!

Thank pieq1
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Our family took a ride out to the park in July and made use of the swimming beach. The beach itself wasn't that great, as the heat of the summer sun heated the water so it was like bath water rather than refreshing; however, the...More

Thank Jan B
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Response from Jeff B | Reviewed this property |
The walking / biking trails at Kill Creek Park are somewhat on the west side of the parking lot. There is a short walk west until you can go north or south. North is a nice half mile walk to the loop at the end. South... More