Fort Scott Interpretative Trail is a 0.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Fort Scott, Kansas and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for walking and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

Length0.4 miElevation gain6 ftRoute typeLoop
Dogs on leashWheelchair friendlyKid friendlyStroller friendlyWalkingHistoric site
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A wonderful destination trail with plenty to learn, enjoy! Accessibility: This brick and concrete trail is estimated to typically be at least 5 feet wide. The slope is mostly gentle and estimated to range from -4% to 3% grade. There are 2 ADA-compliant spots with 1 access aisle at the Historic Site parking lot.

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Dawn Parvin
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Delanie Cooper
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Nice, lots of history and interesting facts. Well maintained. Visitors center closes at five. Buildings you can see into but not go inside because of Covid

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Sam Karson
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What a time to be alive

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Elizabeth Graham
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So much fun to walk around and learn about KS history

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Conway Hawn
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I always learn something new every time I visit. Nice visitor’s center and fascinating history lesson.

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Nice little walk around the fort. Several of the buildings are open with displays inside.

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Doug Neidholdt
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Came through Fort Scott and stopped again to get fuller tour. Free admission to the site. Very informative. It is a destination hike.

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Erin Fletcher
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One of my favorite places.

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Jean-Claude Linossi
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Nice trail showing the history of the area.

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Doug Neidholdt
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4 stars for historic significance. Well preserved fort. very informative. Its a destination if a history buff.

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Jeff Tomlin
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I went on a cold cold, sunny day. Nice easy trail, I used the audio tour on my cell phone, kind of nice.. Lots of history, the place is in pretty good shape.

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Scott Densmore
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Travis Persinger
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