Mount Sunflower Trail- Kansas Highpoint is a 0.5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Weskan, Kansas that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail.
This highpoint has an unobstructed view in all directions and can be a bit windy although you'll never know you are standing on anything but a big flat field. Kansas is known as the Sunflower State and locals have made sure the highpoint looks like one. Take some time to hang out and sign the register and look at what others have written. Total time from the state capital is around 6 hours with a distance of 360 miles. After the long drive you will be standing at 4,039 feet, the highpoint of Kansas, staring at a giant metal sunflower.