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Lake Wabaunsee

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Old bank in downtown Eskridge, Kansas


beginning october the permit office is open friday-sunday. please call to make prior arrangements if you would like to access the lake at other times.


Lake Wabaunsee Fee Schedule and times


Permits required for Camping, Fishing, and Boating

Resident Fee Schedule

Season Fishing Permit $8.00

1-day Fishing Permit $2.50

5-day Fishing Permit $5.00

Season Guest Permit $20.00

(3 guest limit accompanied by resident holding permit)

Boat Fee Schedule

<10 hp $17.00

11-50 hp $35.00

51-100 hp $47.00

101-165 hp $60.00

>166 hp $71.00

Jet Ski $100.00




Non-resident fee schedule for fishing and boating

Season Fishing Permit $12.00

Boat Fees

<10 hp $32.00

11-50 hp $50.00

51-100 hp $75.00

101-165 hp $105.00

>166 hp $135.00

Jet Ski $150.00




Camping permit per day $6.00; RV camp site $10.00 per day; RV camp site with electric hookup $15.00 per day.


Complete information regarding Lake Wabaunsee Rules and Regulations are available at the Permit Office located at the swimming beach/boat ramp.


Effective April 2, 2008 ALL water craft will be inspected each time prior to launching to prevent zebra mussels from spreading to Lake Wabaunsee. Please educate your friends and neighbors of this potential hazard.

Permit Office open april 1 october 1

Hours of operation 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Sunday through Saturday/closed wednesdays





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