We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Looked interesting from afar...

Due to heavy rains we were unable to get up close to the structure. Drove over an hour to reach... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Overland Park, Kansas
via mobile
It's Kansas

I think Kansas is beautiful, so enjoy this stop. It will take an hour or so to drive to this... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2017
Henry A
Hays, Kansas
Read all 18 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“highest point” (9 reviews)
“fun place” (2 reviews)
Rd WA S-3, Weskan, KS
Write a ReviewReviews (18)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Due to heavy rains we were unable to get up close to the structure. Drove over an hour to reach the last .4 miles and found the entrance blocked by a large amount of mud. Thought about walking to it but road blocked by cows....More

Thank juliejamieson
Reviewed 7 August 2017

I think Kansas is beautiful, so enjoy this stop. It will take an hour or so to drive to this location from a paved highway and return to the pavement. Big thanks to the landowners who voluntarily allow anyone who wishes access to this site....More

Thank Henry A
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

This was probably the highlight of our visit to Kansas. It did require some travel on a dirt road to get there, but it was totally worth it. Mt. Sunflower is on private property, but the owners have been gracious enough to allow visitors to...More

1  Thank Chandlerk7
Reviewed 27 December 2016

After about 25 miles of driving on dirt and gravel roads, taking a multitude of turns and wondering if my GPS and directions had let me down, I finally arrived at Mount Sunflower. This is the highest point in the state of Kansas and is...More

Thank Mark O
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Mount Sunflower is about conquest and experiencing the moment. It may not seem like much, and may not be for tourist from out-of-state nor out-of-country, but for a Kansan, it is a must see. It is more of a cultural site. One must envision the...More

Thank niel k
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

No, this isn't an amazing attraction, it's not even a hill, let alone a mountain, but it is a fun stop if you're in the area. There is a beautiful view of the prairie, a little library and a mailbox full of travel supplies. Watch...More

Thank Andrea D
Reviewed 3 July 2016

This is a fun place to stop --- just to say you have been to the highest point in Kansas! The road is all gravel so I drove slow. It was easy to find with maps. Kansas is pretty flat so don't expect a mountain!!...More

Thank nowincolorado
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

Mount sunflower actually has a pretty good view from the top! I was rather surprised but if you're driving by this is a fun quirky stop and it's really great to see the tallest point in Kansas even if it's one step away from Colorado.

Thank Victoliva
Reviewed 14 January 2016

The highest point in Kansas is in the middle of nowhere, which is a good reason to love it! This is a very unique place to visit, and they even have a tiny library there.

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 11 December 2015

This is a very remote part of Kansas. it is worth checking off the list if you are a high pointer. Gives a great perspective of the plains around you, even though it truly is only a mild incline from the rest o the terrain....More

Thank musinj6
Nearby Restaurants
Penny's Diner
15 reviews
28.20 km away
The Dish Room
125 reviews
37.26 km away
Stephens' Restaurant
20 reviews
32.22 km away
Kwik Korner
6 reviews
34.80 km away
Nearby Attractions
Kit Carson County Carousel
114 reviews
37.78 km away
Giant van Gogh Painting
113 reviews
44.63 km away
Kit Carson Museum
12 reviews
71.75 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Mount Sunflower staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines