Cimarron National Park
Basic information

  • Winter temperatures average 37°F.

  • Summer temperatures average 77°F.

  • Cimarron National Grassland is located in the southwest corner of Kansas.

  • This grassland covers 110,000 acres.

  • The Cimarron River runs through the middle of Cimarron National Grassland.

  • The Santa Fe Trail, an 1800s route from Missouri to Santa Fe, New Mexico, passes through the Cimarron National Grassland.

  • The Cimarron National Grassland is classified as a shortgrass prairie.

  • Cedar River National Grasslands, in North Dakota is simiular to Cimarron national grassland so is the Little Missouri National Grassland in North Dakota, because they are all short grass praires.

A map of the Cimarron National Grassland

The open grass land of Cimarron National Grassland
Cedar River National Grassland

Little Missouri National Grassland