Grab your binoculars and get ready to spot some of the rarest and most unique birds in the nation on one of the observation towers provided for visitors and birders.
Claflin. Visit WPA Post Rock Bridges on the National Historic Register, and stand at the Geographic Center of Kansas.
Cheyenne Bottoms Wildlife Area. Visit the Kansas Wetlands Education Center to view various educational displays, watch small critters in their habitat, and shop for souvenirs at the gift shop.
Ellinwood. Tour the underground tunnels, shop at the man antique stores.
Great Bend. Take a GPS Video Tour of Cheyenne Bottoms & the Wetlands & Wildlife National Scenic Byway, watch treatment of an injured raptor at the Raptor Center, and shop several unique stores downtown.
Hudson. Visit the Stafford Co. Flour Mill, and eat at the local favorite Wheatland Cafe.
Quivira National Wildlife Refuge. A great place for eagle and wildlife watching.
St. John. See Electricity Work at the St. John Science Museum, walk the town square and view the opera house, courthouse, and fountain.
See wild Whooping Cranes at Quivira, visit the old fashioned soda fountain.
Download a sample Byway itinerary.
Download the Wetlands & Wildlife National Scenic Byway brochure here.