O.J. Watson Park
O.J. Watson Park is a beautiful 119-acre park with a 40-acre lake for fishing and pedal boats. This park offers a rustic setting for fishing and picnicking. A Kansas Fishing license is required to fish. Concessions and bait are available at the concession facility during spring, summer and fall.
Watson Park offers five children's playgrounds of varying size, shape, and surfaces.
- 3 playgrounds - north (east side), south (east side), west
- 2 playgrounds - sand safety surface
- north playground - rubber pour-in-place rubber safety surface
Enjoy fishing at its finest in our two fishing lakes which has a total of 42 surface acres and maximum depth of 16 feet. Catch largemouth bass, channel catfish, bluegill, wipers, crappie, grass carp, and hybrid sunfish. A state license is required and is not sold at Watson Park. The two lakes are operated by Wichita Park & Recreation.
Other features include a miniature train, a miniature golf course, pony rides, river bicycle path. The park also offers over 100 picnic tables on a first come/first served basis. O.J. Watson Park offers a variety of recreational and educational programming for all ages.
O.J. Watson Park is not affiliated with AmericanTowns Media