Travel & Tourism: Russell Kansas Area

Russell and the surrounding area has a rich history stretching all the way back to the first homesteaders in the late 1800's. Come see for yourself this history and the welcoming people who are a part of it in the quaint towns nestled amidst rich farming and hunting land only a few miles from the state's clearest lake!

Area Attractions

Wilson Lake

Wilson Lake one of Western Kansas' greatest secrets. Located just five miles north of Exit 206 on I-70, it's the clearest lake in Kansas and the perfect destination to boat, swim, fish or barbeque under the stars.

Restaurants

Restaurant

Whether you are looking for a quick meal on the go on a romantic dinner for two, you can find the food you desire between mile markers 170 and 206!

Lodging

Lodging

From motels to bed and breakfasts and everywhere in between. There is somewhere to stay in the Russell area for any occasion or any budget.