Milford Project Office U.S.A.C, 4020 West K-57 Hwy, Junction City Kansas 66441
In the Central Region
of KS, in Geary County
, and on the Republican River
. Construction began in 1962, taking 6 years. The largest man-made lake in Kansas with 15,700 surface acres of water. Over 33,000 acres of land resources are managed for protection of the projects natural and cultural resources. Approximately 70% of the land resources are available for public hunting.
The U.S.A.C.E. operates 8 park areas at the Milford project. Also there is Milford State Park, Geary County Park, and a park operated through the city of Milford. Together these facilities offer many diverse recreational opportunities. Camping, cabin rental, marinas, boating, swimming, fishing, playgrounds, hunting, hiking, wildlife watching, off-road vehicle trails, bicycle trails (including mountain biking), etc. Junction City, a nearby town of approximately 19,000 people offers motels, restaurants, and other needs for the Milford Lake visitor.
(Barnsdall) Birch Lake
(Pawhuska) Bluestem Lake
(Ponca City) Kaw Lake
(Ponca City) Lake Ponca
(Junction City) Milford Lake
(Pawnee) Pawnee Lake
08/25 Coming to The Junction City area
OK Mozart Festival Bartlesville OK June9-15 Oklahoma's Premier Music Festival,
OK Mozart brings the highest quality professional musical and cultural experience to the state of Oklahoma and the middle United States.
Kansas State Fair Hutchinson KS September6-15 Each year, over 400,000 visitors flock to the Kansas State Fair to visit a wide array of exhibits, partake in fabulous Fair food, and see the amazing butter sculpture.
Tulsa Greek Festival Tulsa OK September19-21 Build your own Greek dinner, enjoy some Greek desserts, buy a Greek cookbook with an area flavor, and imagine the sights, sounds, and smells of Mediterranean life.
Greater Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival West Newton PA August24-September29 Jousters will compete in the Jousting Arena, while the smallest of the kingdom can enjoy their time in the New Children's Realm. Also a Pirate’s Pub and a New upscale Crafts Marketplace. Weekends only.