At JCPRD's Antioch, Heritage, Kill Creek, Shawnee Mission and Streamway Parks from 5 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Take advantage of this annual permit-free weekend for fishing, boating (Shawnee Mission, Heritage and Kill Creek Parks only) and archery (Shawnee Mission Park only). This coincides with the state of Kansas’ “Free Fishing and Park Entrance Days” at state parks when state fishing permits are also waived. Fishing, boating and archery permits will be waived in the designated JCPRD parks on these days only. JCPRD trout permits are still required if fishing for trout at Shawnee Mission and Kill Creek Park lakes. Regular park hours for these days are 5 a.m. to 11 p.m. at Kill Creek, Heritage* and Shawnee Mission parks, 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. at Antioch Park, and dawn to dusk at the streamway parks. For more information, call JCPRD at 913-888-4713.
*Heritage Park will be open from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. for overnight fishing, fishing and boating permits will not be required for this weekend only.