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Get away from the noise of life here

We've been coming here for 20 years and keep coming back. Not just for the well maintained trails... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2018
Kimberly M
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Arkansas City
Beautiful Views

Always a great time going out to Chaplin Nature Center and hiking on a few of the trails and... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
Angela P
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12 Sep 2018
“Get away from the noise of life here”
12 Jul 2017
“Beautiful Views”
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Reviewed 13 September 2018

We've been coming here for 20 years and keep coming back. Not just for the well maintained trails and clean, modern building, but to reconnect with Shawn the naturalist. We often hike to the river and spend the day, playing in the water, making shelters...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kimberly M
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Always a great time going out to Chaplin Nature Center and hiking on a few of the trails and sitting on the beach (aka. sandbar).

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Angela P
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Bought Kayak trip from a charity auction. Found our way to Chaplin from Wichita. Reasonable drive to a little hidden gem. Nice building & grounds ~ perfect for the naturalist/ bird watcher. Sean is the director & guided our Kayak trip. Call in advance for...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank pattwater3
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

This is a great day trip from Wichita. It is open sunrise to sunset and it is free! The trails are perfect for hiking with small children. It even has some surprises in store like a gian chair! We could have stayed for hours. Make...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank ginae75
Reviewed 27 December 2014

Chaplin Nature Center is a wonderful place to spend a few hours or the entire day. Nature abounds on this 220 acres place. Birds, deer and other mammals can be seen all year round. Five miles of trails give someone a great place to exercise...More

Date of experience: December 2014
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