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Tour guide gave excellent reports of the battle

The area is very scenic and easy to get to; remains in much the same condition as it did when the... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Susan M
Wonderful vistas and a good, quick overview of some little known history.

You can spend a few minutes here or quite some time doing some hiking. Visually it's very striking... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
Leon67203
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Wichita, Kansas
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5 Aug 2018
“Tour guide gave excellent reports of the battle”
28 Jul 2017
“Wonderful vistas and a good, quick overview of some little known history.”
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

The area is very scenic and easy to get to; remains in much the same condition as it did when the battle took place. Our tour guide gave an excellent description of the battle and the route of the Indians and cavalry. It is wide...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Susan M
Reviewed 29 July 2017

You can spend a few minutes here or quite some time doing some hiking. Visually it's very striking, but could use some more interpretive plaques with more info. We picked up a small booklet at the local museum, about ten miles away, which really helped...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Leon67203
Reviewed 20 June 2016

I have driven by that turn off for years. Today, after a full day of fishing at Scott State fishing lake, we decided to turn off onto the dirt road that leads to Battle Canyon. only a short 5 or so minute drive down a...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 3 December 2015

In the middle of what looked like nowhere, actually just a few miles outside of Scott City, Kansas we were driving down a long county road when we happened on a sign that pointed off to a dusty ranch road. It said Battle Canyon and...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Patti V
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

Historic site of last encounter with Indians. Very cool canyon with nice places to take pictures. Brochure at entrance was informative.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Brandon F
Reviewed 27 February 2015

This is well worth a stop!! We were driving and just happened to see the sign (on the highway just south of Scott State Park) and decided to check it out. We turned off, and there is a place to pick up a brochure and...More

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank ParkDreamer
Reviewed 11 June 2014

Just off the road, this narrow canyon the Indians chose to have their 'last stand' looks innocent enough. The cave where the women and children were to be sheltered is not available unless you walk a bit. It;s worth the walk. Don't expect any facilities...More

Date of experience: May 2014
1  Thank muledog
Reviewed 24 February 2014

If you get tired of the stench of the feed yards surrounding Scott City, Kansas, go out for a 20 minute drive to "Battle Canyon". It's located just before another nice attraction "Scott Lake Park" So you can make a great day out of both...More

Date of experience: January 2014
7  Thank Max B
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