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Lake Shawnee

3137 SE 29th St, Topeka, KS 66605-1815
+1 785-251-2600
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A beautiful locations with lots to do!

Popular location with great biking/running/walking trails. Lots of water for motorized and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hayden P
Serene setting

Lake Shawnee is a beautiful setting with walking trails numerous gardens and a golf course. The... read more

Reviewed December 21, 2017
Topeka, Kansas
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“golf course” (21 reviews)
“paddle boats” (13 reviews)
“west side” (10 reviews)
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3137 SE 29th St, Topeka, KS 66605-1815
+1 785-251-2600
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popular location with great biking/running/walking trails. Lots of water for motorized and non-motorized activities. Great place to watch the sunset. Great golf course. Nice baseball fields. Plenty of playground, shelter houses, gazebos. etc.

Thank Hayden P
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

Lake Shawnee is a beautiful setting with walking trails numerous gardens and a golf course. The lake has everything a family needs for a great time include campgrounds for the outdoor enthusiasts. It is very relaxing to visit the Lake

Thank mpg7680
Reviewed December 21, 2017

Lake Shawnee has a nice walking path that meanders around the lake. Part of this walk includes a beautiful garden area with a wide variety of plants, water features and structures.

Thank SprayHawk
Reviewed November 14, 2017

Very nice area, short drive from Topeka. Invites to relaxing walks, fishing, running. Well kept grounds. Visited in Fall which presents nice colored trees, must be very nice during the summer here!

Thank Andrea P
Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

We love going to Shawnee lake as a family! Its a great place to grill and take the kids to the playground. It is also great for walking, riding bikes, playing frisbee, or any family sport. I love being there! It is very beautiful and...More

Thank ShellBell loves mexican food!!
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

My husband had several meetings in the area, so we chose Lake Shawnee to camp. I'm so glad we did! My husband travels in the RV for several months per year, and I am with him as I can. The staff were very nice &...More

Thank ChickPosseeGirl
Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

Lake Shawnee is an awesome place with so much to do. Bike/walking trail that is 6.5 mikes around, boating, fishing, camping and many shelter houses for family gatherings. The golf course is a nice track as well. If your spending anytime in Topeka, you should...More

Thank Owen K
Reviewed August 10, 2017

it is the place my late wife and I would go and watch the sunset. There was nothing like watching the sun set behind the capitol dome.

Thank MarkFahley552
Reviewed August 8, 2017

I love going out to the lake! It's very peaceful and beautiful! It's about 7 miles around the lake which is a very scenic run! There's a nice paved path all the way around. There's also lots of areas for picnics, fishing, and baseball. They...More

Thank Regina C
Reviewed July 30, 2017

AWESOME!!! Beautiful lake with a walk thru garden area. Walking trails and a complete golf course too. Don't miss this area a must visit.

Thank Wayne F
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