Attractions in Fort Scott

A Most Romantic Weekend

Fort Scott KS 66701

Fort Scott was made for lovers!

Discover historic brick streets, unique boutiques, and amazing eateries in the Downtown Historic District. There are almost twenty locally owned restaurants in Fort Scott plus many interesting retail shops. Maybe you’d like to take a pottery or painting class, or take a historic trolley tour? You can do it in Fort Scott!

Outdoor adventures? We have those! Explore Rock Creek Lake Waterfalls (on the NW side of the dam) or the 30-foot-high Bourbon State Fishing Lake Waterfalls (north side of lake). Hike or bring your mountain bicycles to experience Gunn Park Trails which meander along the Marmaton River and through timbered forest. There are also a dozen “gravel grinding” loops around Fort Scott in Bourbon County, Kansas. We like to call them “Bourbon on the Rocks!” Find more info about those on Have a picnic or play disc golf at Gunn Park, at over 155-acres it’s the largest municipal park in Kansas. Hit the links at Woodland Hills Golf Course, a top 10 Kansas municipal course three years in a row. There are many more outdoor activities in Fort Scott, Bourbon County, Kansas!

Whether it’s strolling and shopping the historic district, experiencing a new activity together, or heading out on a trail, there’s something for every couple in Fort Scott.



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