Edwards County

Attractions and Recreation

Edwards county has a variety of attractions for its residents as well as visitors. Midway USA Sign & Park marks the center point of the USA.  The Edwards County Historical Society Museum and Sod House are also located within the park. Two war monuments are located within Kinsley, the All Veterans Memorial and the Civil War Monument. Also located in Kinsley’s downtown are the National Center for Carnival Heritage and the historic Palace Theater. Built in 1918, the theater shows movies on the weekends.

For those that enjoy the outdoors, Edwards county has many offerings. Experience a working cattle /farming ranch at Circle HF Guest Ranch. Or head to the golf course at the Kinsley Country Club’s semi-private nine-hole course. The Kinsley Gun Club provides trap and skeet shooting with competition events scheduled throughout the county and state. The Kinsley pool is open all summer and features diving boards, snack bar and a covered picnic area. 

The county has abundant deer, pheasant, turkey, quail, duck and dove hunting, as well as prairie dogs and coyotes.  Trappers can also find abundant furbearers like mink, raccoon, fox, bobcat, and badgers. The Arkansas River and Coon Creek stretch around the city of Kinsley and throughout Edwards County making fishing and camping popular activities in the area.  

To find out more information about hunting in Edwards county, click here.


Key Employers
Cross Manufacturing 
Midway Manufacturing 
Edwards County Hospital 
Kinsley-Offerle Public Schools USD 347 
Crop Production Services 
Tyree Ag, Inc.

Primary Industries
Hydraulic Cylinder Manufacturing

K-12 School Districts
Kinsley-Offerle Public Schools USD 347         
Lewis (K-6) 502

Colleges and Technical Schools
Dodge City Community College Outreach Center
Fireside Realty    
Lynn and Roberta Johnson Real Estate

Edwards County Hospital

Contact Information
Edwards County Economic Development
Linette Miller, Executive Director
721 Marsh
Kinsley, Kan. 67547
(620) 659-2711

County Website