Location & Facilities

Gyp Hills Trail Ride camp is located 10 miles West of Medicine Lodge on Highway 160. Once you turn at the Gyp Hills Trail Ride sign, follow the dirt road for less than one mile to reach the campsite. We have several acres to choose from to host your campsite, as well as a showerhouse and meeting area with picnic tables.
For groups larger than twenty, we offer use of our Cowboy Cafe--a building stocked with refrigerators, freezers, stoves, microwaves, and running water.
Our campsites currently do not offer electricity hookups.


Facilities Include:

  • Open area available for equine games such as obstacle courses, barrel racing, broom ball, etc. Bring your own equipment or use of Trail Ride equipment is available upon request.
  • Shower house with electricity, flushing toilets and private shower stalls
  • Spacious camp site area that will accommodate even the biggest rigs
  • Equine pens are available for rent with advanced reservations
  • Shaded meeting area with picnic tables
  • Use of Cowboy Cafe for groups of 20 or more
  • Tour guided Trail Rides available upon request

New in 2017:  The Pouting House

The Pouting House is a rustic cabin with two queen beds available for rent. The cabin's decor features a custom built eastern red cedar loft, and other antique turn of the century trimmings. The Pouting House has been modernized for your comfort including heating and air conditioning, microwave, BBQ grill, and refrigerator. It includes a private outhouse and access to the shower house in the Trail Ride campsite. Equine pens are available next to the cabin for an additional rental fee.
The Pouting House is located approximately 2 miles north of the Trail Ride campground.
Click here for photos of The Pouting House. Please call for more details.

Medicine Lodge Attractions

The town of Medicine Lodge is a short drive away, and includes a grocery store, local restaurants, gas stations and a hotel. If you do make it into town, be sure to check out everything it has to offer!
  • Carry A. Nation Home & Stockade Museum
    211 West Fowler
    National Historic Landmark & “8 Wonders of Kansas People"
  • Gypsum Hills Scenic Byway & Scenic Drive
    Hwy 160 West (you'll drive right by the Gant-Larson Ranch)
    "Top 8 Wonders of Kansas Geography"
  • Peace Treaty Statue
    Main & 1st
  • Wisner Fountain & Watering Tank
    Main Street
  • Barber State Fishing Lake
    Hwy 281 North
  • Western Art Show
    121 South Main & 209 North Main
    People’s Bank Sunflower Room


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