Children under the age of 16 are not required to have a state fishing license or a JCPRD permit to fish. The only exception to this would be if they are fishing for trout. In that case, they are required to have a JCPRD trout permit.
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Access the reservations and rentals resource to see a listing of facilities eligible for reservation.
JCPRD fishing permits are available at Visitor Services in the Administration building in Shawnee Mission Park or the Registration Office at Antioch Park. In addition, they are available at Bass Pro Shop, Scheel's and Johnson County Wal-Mart stores in the Sporting Goods Department. Visit the Annual and General Permits page for more information.
View our rates and fees resource for a breakdown for both Heritage Park and Tomahawk HIlls Golf Courses.
There are no fees to enter JCPRD parks, however some activities, such as fishing, boating and archery require a paid permit. Also, some amenities, such as the beaches and boat rentals, have a fee associated with their use.
Currently, crossbows are not allowed at the archery range in Shawnee Mission Park.