Card Creek

Elk City Lake

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.

Need to Know

Natural Features

Card Creek Campground is located along Card Creek which flows into Elk City Lake.

Nearby Attractions

The City of Independence is located 5 miles east of the park. Located near the Elk River Hiking Trail, for more information visit


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.

Contact Information

Mailing Address

19065 Cherryvale Parkway Cherryvale KS 67335

Phone Number

For campground inquiries, please call: 620-336-2741

Rental Options

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Driving Directions

From Independence follow Highway 160 west to brown directional sign and follow the blacktop to the park.

Available Campsites

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