Kill Creek Park
- Hiking Trails
- Picnic Shelters
- Swimming Beach
Please note that Kill Creek Park will be closed on Saturday, Aug. 24 from 5 am - noon for the JCPRD U Kids Triathlon.
Nestled within a beautiful natural setting, the 884-acre park has four picnic shelters, swimming beach and marina, and over 12 miles of hiking, mountain bike, and equestrian trails, and also includes 1.5 miles of paved, shared use trails for walking, running, and bicycling.
Kill Creek has four varied sized shelters. The shelters are perfect for parties, family reunions, corporate events, and weddings! To ensure the use of a shelter, reservations are recommended. For individual shelter details view the Subfacilities section below.
To check availability or to reserve a shelter, call (913) 831-3359, Monday - Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. or visit our Registration Office in Antioch Park.
For additional information about renting a shelter visit the reservation and rentals page.
Kill Creek Park has a large lake which is great for fishing and boating and a small fishing pond. The lake is stocked with rainbow trout in October and February. JCPRD fishing and/or boating permits, and state fishing licenses (per state regulations) are required before utilizing the lake. See below for requirements.
details about permit requirements, state licenses, or
to see the latest fishing report, visit the permit information page.
Beach & Marina
The beach and marina are open between the end of May through mid-August, Thursday through Sunday (closed Monday-Wednesday). Marina operations take place at the beach house. For information, hours, and prices, visit the Kill Creek Park beach and marina page.
Park Police & Safety
In an emergency, dial 911. To reach the Park Police dispatch, call (913) 782-0720.
For additional information and safety tips, visit JCPRD's Park Police page.