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Lake Wabaunsee

Lake Wabaunsee is a wonderful recreational lake and community to call home, vacation or just visit!  This spring-fed lake cannot be matched for its spectacular view and hospitality in the Flint Hills of Wabaunsee County, Kansas.  Only a mere 45 minutes from Topeka, Manhattan, Emporia and Council Grove.

The Lake is host to two terrific restaurants, bait shop, church, community infrastructure and a soon-to-be completed 9-hole golf course.  Wabaunsee Pines Golf Course is a beautiful golf course that has been built with determination and hard-work by ALL volunteers and donations!  Native stone and plants of the prairie are incorporated into the greens of the golfers’ delight.

For more photos and information please visit the Community Websites:

www.lakewabaunsee.com and  lakewabaunseeproperties.com

Birds on WaterBe sure to take part in several lake attractions like fishing, boating, skiing, sailing, jet skiing, canoe/kayaking, bird watching, ice skating.  You also won’t want to miss the 4th of July Community Fireworks!

The City of Eskridge purchased the property that is now Lake Wabaunsee in 1937.  Although Lake Wabaunsee is a well-known recreation area with a placid appearance today, it was not developed without the usual turbulence of politics, financing and lack of total support that accompanies almost every public project in the course of civic progress. It had its oddities of the times just as every other generation has experienced them, before and after. While visiting the lake you will see the remnants of military influence; prisoner of war barracks have been renovated into quaint lakeside cabins and the dormitory for army personnel is now the Northshore Restaurant.   A video clip, regarding the building of the Lake, provided by the State Historical Society can be viewed at Kansasmemory.org (it is the third clip over and one down).

Come visit and you’ll be hooked on this quiet spot in the Flint Hills that we guarantee you will enjoy!

Native Stone Scenic Byway Spring Stone Fence Workshop

Wabaunsee County Stone Fences 

 

Click HERE for application

Upcoming Events
Free Tax Preparation Feb 09, 2017 - Apr 12, 2017
Medical & Dental Services at Community Health Ministry Feb 23, 2017 - May 23, 2017 — Alma
Arched Roof Cellar Tours Mar 11, 2017 - Apr 23, 2017 — Volland
Storm Spotter Training Mar 30, 2017 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM — Mission Valley High School
QuickBooks for Ag Workshop Mar 31, 2017 - Apr 05, 2017 — Alma
Wabaunsee County Fire District #4 Blood Drive Apr 01, 2017 08:00 AM - 11:00 AM — Maple Hill
Wabaunsee County Relay For Life Apr 01, 2017 - Apr 02, 2017
Native Stone Scenic Byway Stone Fence Workshop Apr 08, 2017 - Apr 09, 2017 — Alma
St John Lutheran School Pork Chop Supper Apr 08, 2017 04:30 PM - 07:00 PM — Alma
USD #329 Kindergarten Round-Up Apr 13, 2017 08:00 AM - 03:00 PM — Alma & Maple Hill
Alma Chamber of Commerce Easter Egg Hunt Apr 15, 2017 12:00 AM - 11:55 PM
Alta Vista Chamber of Commerce Easter Egg Hunt Apr 15, 2017 12:00 AM - 12:00 PM — Alta Vista
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