The Best Hiking Trails in Kansas

Most Popular Kansas Hiking Trails

We've ranked the best places to hike in Kansas using our unique hiking trail popularity algorithm that accounts for the average rating and number of reviews for a trail, the number of people who have hiked or wish they could hike at that hiking trail. Sign up for a free account and vote for your favorite hiking trails by submitting a trail review or creating a hiking wishlist today!

New! Find the best hiking trails by city:
Manhattan (7), Vassar (6), Toronto (3), Iola (3), Melvern (3), Lawrence (3)

Rank Hiking Trail Location
1. Sand Hills State ParkHutchinson, Kansas
2. Elk River TrailIndependence, Kansas
3. Millers MeadowsWichita, Kansas
4. Air Capital Memorial ParkWichita, Kansas
5. Fancy CreekManhattan, Kansas
6. Big Creek TrailHays, Kansas
7. Milford State ParkMilford, Kansas
8. Cheney State ParkCheney, Kansas
9. M.r.t.Manhattan, Kansas
10. Coronado HeightsLindsborg, Kansas
11. SwitchgrassWilson, Kansas
12. Cross Timbers State ParkToronto, Kansas
13. Eisenhower State ParkOsage City, Kansas
14. El Dorado State ParkEl Dorado, Kansas
15. Fall River State ParkToronto, Kansas
16. Glen Elder State ParkGlen Elder, Kansas
17. Kanopolis State ParkMarquette, Kansas
18. Kaw River State ParkTopeka, Kansas
19. Mushroom Rock State ParkMarquette, Kansas
20. Perry State ParkOzawkie, Kansas
21. Pomona State ParkVassar, Kansas
22. Prairie Dog State ParkNorton, Kansas
23. Prairie Spirit Trail State ParkGarnett, Kansas
24. Scott State ParkScott City, Kansas
25. Tuttle Creek State ParkManhattan, Kansas
26. Webster State ParkStockton, Kansas
27. Wilson State ParkSylvan Grove, Kansas
28. Council Grove LakeCouncil Grove, Kansas
29. Fall River LakeFall River, Kansas
30. John Redmond ReservoirBurlington, Kansas
31. Big HillCherryvale, Kansas
32. Marion ReservoirMarion, Kansas
33. Pomona LakeVassar, Kansas
34. Perry LakePerry, Kansas
35. Milford LakeJunction City, Kansas
36. Kanopolis LakeSalina, Kansas
37. Camp HorizonArkansas City, Kansas
38. ESU TrailEmporia, Kansas
39. Melvern Riverfront TrailsMelvern, Kansas
40. J. HaukosWamego, Kansas
41. Konza prairie Nature TrailManhattan, Kansas
42. Konza Prairie Nature TrailManhattan, Kansas
43. Konza PrairieManhattan, Kansas
44. Konza PrairieManhattan, Kansas
45. 110 Mile ParkVassar, Kansas
46. Dornwood Park TrailTopeka, Kansas
47. Pomona State ParkVassar, Kansas
48. Deer Creek Nature TrailVassar, Kansas
49. Elk City LakeIndependence, Kansas
50. Tallgrass Heritage TrailMelvern, Kansas
51. Perry Lake Bike TrailLawrence, Kansas
52. Badger Creek South TrailFall River, Kansas
53. Witches' Broom Nature TrailVassar, Kansas
54. Wyandotte County Lake - WyCoKansas City, Kansas
55. Southwind Rail TrailIola, Kansas
56. Gunn Park TrailsFort Scott, Kansas
57. Kill CreekDe Soto, Kansas
58. Badger Creek North TrailFall River, Kansas
59. Eisenhower State ParkOsage, Kansas
60. Five Star North Prairie TrailOsage, Kansas
61. ESU TrailEmporia, Kansas
62. Melvern Riverfront TrailsMelvern, Kansas
63. Chautauqua Hills TrailToronto, Kansas
64. Lawrence Riverfront TrailsLawrence, Kansas
65. Shawnee Mission ParkLenexa, Kansas
66. Hillsdale State ParkPaola, Kansas
67. Clinton State ParkLawrence, Kansas
68. Crawford State ParkFarlington, Kansas
69. Missouri Pacific Recreational TrailIola, Kansas
70. Prairie Spirit TrailIola, Kansas