Card Creek Campground is located 5 miles east of Independence Kansas.
There are 15 electric campsites and 5 primitive campsites. There is one shower building restroom and one vault toilet. There is a boat ramp and a dump station.
March 2, 2020: Existing electrical campsites have now been made reservable on Recreation.Gov. Credit/Debit transactions are now accepted for camping and day use beach passes at designated kiosks located in the parks. Cash/Check drop vaults have been removed with the exception of Timber Hill primitive campground which remains unchanged.
Campsite 14 is closed for maintenance until further notice.
Card Creek Campground is located along Card Creek which flows into Elk City Lake.
The City of Independence is located 5 miles east of the park.
There is very good fishing at Card Creek and there is a hiking trail adjacent to the campground. Camping is available year round. It is located near the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism hunting areas.
19065 Cherryvale Parkway Cherryvale KS 67335
For campground inquiries, please call: 620-336-2741
From Independence follow Highway 160 west to brown directional sign and follow the blacktop to the park.