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JCPRD Beaches & Marinas opening soon
POSTED: 05/02/2012
 
Shawnee Mission Park and Kill Creek Park beaches open for their seasons on May 26. Shawnee Mission Park Beach will be open from noon to 4 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday and from noon to 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday daily through Aug. 5. Kill Creek Park Beach will be open only on weekends with Friday, Saturday, and Sunday hours of noon to 6 p.m., also through Aug. 5. Daily rates at either facility for children 12 and under and adults over 50 are $3 for Johnson County residents and $3.50 for nonresidents. Admission for adults is $5 for Johnson County residents and $5.50 for nonresidents. Season passes are also available.

Both beaches also offer special weekly opportunities for triathletes to practice open water swimming. On the specified nights, the beach is open from 6 to 7:30 p.m. for this purpose. The cost is $4 per person for Johnson County residents or $4.50 per person for nonresidents. At Shawnee Mission Park, these are offered on Tuesday and Thursday through Aug. 2, while at Kill Creek Park, they are offered every Monday from June 4 through Sept. 4 at Kill Creek Park.

The Shawnee Mission Park Marina has been open on Saturdays and Sundays since May 5, but starting on May 26 it will begin its summer season and be open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily through Aug. 5. Also after May 26, Kill Creek Park Marina will be open from noon to 6 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays, also through Aug. 5. both marinas offer boat rentals, including pedal boats, fishing boats, canoe, and kayak rentals. Patrons should be aware that while the Shawnee Mission Park Marina accepts credit cards, the Kill Creek Park Marina does not and neither facility accepts checks. Rentals rates are listed in the Spring-Summer Activities catalog, available now, and on the District's website at www.jcprd.com. Fishing permits are also available at both marinas. The Shawnee Mission Park Marina has been open on Saturdays and Sundays since May 5, but starting on May 26 it will begin its summer season and be open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily through Aug. 5. Also after May 26, Kill Creek Park Marina will be open from noon to 6 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays, also through Aug. 5. both marinas offer boat rentals, including pedal boats, fishing boats, canoe, and kayak rentals. Patrons should be aware that while the Shawnee Mission Park Marina accepts credit cards, the Kill Creek Park Marina does not and neither facility accepts checks. Rentals rates are listed in the Spring-Summer Activities catalog, available now, and on the District's website at www.jcprd.com. Fishing permits are also available at both marinas. The marina at Heritage Park will not be operating this year.

For more information about the beaches and marinas, call For more information about the beaches and marinas, call (913) 312-8847 or (913) 432-7773.

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