It’s hard to believe, but it’s time to hit the Johnson County beaches, marinas and pools.
Starting tomorrow, May 25, the Shawnee Mission Park beach and marina will be open daily for the summer season. The Roeland Park Aquatic Center will be open daily. The Kill Creek Park beach and marina will be open Thursday through Sunday. Hours vary by location.
Both marinas offer boat rentals. At Shawnee Mission Park, those include canoes, pedal boats, kayaks and paddleboards. At Kill Creek Park, rentals include canoes, kayaks and paddleboards.
Fishing permits are also available at the Shawnee Mission Park marina. There will be two weekly opportunities for open water swim training at Shawnee Mission Park Beach.
Admission and boat rentals rates and information about swim training are available on the following Johnson County Park and Recreation District website pages:
All the facilities end their summer seasons on Aug. 11.