The City of Fort Scott, KS
The city of Fort Scott is located in the state of Kansas in Bourbon County and has a population of 7,938 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Fort Scott is Pittsburg, approximately 33 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Fort Scott, including Cady's Chinese Restaurant, Marsha's Great Plains Deli, Subway Sandwiches & Salads, Sonic Drive In and Dairy Queen Of Fort Scott. For a larger selection of Fort Scott restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Fort Scott Museums, Golf Courses and/or Botanical Gardens, including the Countryside Golf Course, Frank E. Peters Municipal Golf Course, Prairie Ridge Golf Club, Girard Municipal Golf Course and Fort Scott National Historic Site. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Fort Scott please click on the Attractions tab above.
Fort Scott, Kansas Climate and WeatherIn the month of December, Fort Scott experiences an average high temperature of 44 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in December are usually about 24 degrees with an average rainfall of 2.08 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Fort Scott with daytime temperatures averaging 88 degrees in the summer, and 44 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Fort Scott to receive an average of 1.84 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.29 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 120 degrees in the summer and as low as -18 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Fort Scott should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 68 degrees, and nighttime lows of 45.
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Fort Scott, Kansas Attractions
1Countryside Golf Course - Pittsburg,
The Countryside Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Crawford County Kansas. Built in 1926, this Pittsburg course is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 316-232-3654. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 469 E 520th Ave, Pittsburg, KS 66762
2Fort Scott National Historic Site - Fort Scott,
Fort Scott National Historic Site is a historical area under the control of the United States National Park Service in Bourbon County, Kansas. Named after Mexican-American War General Winfield Scott, during the middle of the 19th century it served as a military base for army action in what was the edge of settlement in 1850. For the next quarter century, it was used as a supply base and to provide security in turbulent areas during the opening of the West to settlement, a period which included Bleeding Kansas and the American Civil War.
3Four Oaks Golf Course - Pittsburg,
The Four Oaks Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Crawford County Kansas. Built in 1970, this Pittsburg course is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 2 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 316-231-8070. The golf course dress code is as follows: No dress code.
Address: 69 Bypass and Memorial Dr, Pittsburg, KS 66762
4Frank E. Peters Municipal Golf Course - , Nevada,
The Frank E. Peters Municipal Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Vernon County Missouri. This course is located in the city of Nevada. Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 417-448-2750.
Address: Rural Route 3, Nevada, MO 64772
5Garnett Country Club - Garnett,
The Garnett Country Club is a 9 hole public golf course in Anderson County Kansas. Built in 1950, this Garnett course is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 785-448-2238. The golf course dress code is as follows: No dress code.
Address: N Park Lake Rd, Garnett, KS 66032
6Girard Municipal Golf Course - Girard,
The Girard Municipal Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Crawford County Kansas. is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 620-724-8855. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 120 N Summit St, Girard, KS 66743
7Parsons Arboretum - Parsons,
The Parsons Arboretum is an arboretum and garden located adjacent to the corner of 21st and Briggs Avenue in Glenwood Park, Parsons, Kansas in the US.
8Prairie Ridge Golf Club - Erie,
The Prairie Ridge Golf Club is a 9 hole public golf course in Neosho County Kansas. Built in 1941, this Erie course is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 316-244-3600. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: Hwy 59, Erie, KS 66733
Fort Scott, Kansas Hotels
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Fort Scott, Kansas Restaurants
This is a list of Fort Scott Specialty Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Shops, Bar & Grill Restaurants and Pizza Restaurants. Happy Dining!
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