Hunting - Trego County is known for high populations of pheasant, deer quail and even wild turkeys. Reserve early to get the best dates.You will have permission to hunt on a few hundred acres of land. There are also several acres of walk in hunting in the area.

Hiking - Enjoy exploring the many cow trails or hike out to the shale outcroppings to discover fossils. Several sharks teeth and fish fossils were found recently. Kids of all ages will enjoy running and exploring the area.

Spring Wildflowers - Our foliage us usually at its peak in May and June, but the weather has a funny way of messing with the exact timing.

Romantic Getaway - We will gladly make sure the guesthouse is stocked with fresh flowers, favorite chocolates, or anything else that will make your partner smile. Please give us at least a weeks notice. The charge is determined by the expense of the items,their availability, and a small stocking fee.

Picnic On the Prairie - With advance notice we will provide all the fixings for a picnic lunch or supper. Take a stroll in the pasture by the pond and enjoy good food, good company, and the solitude and tranquility of the area. The charge will be determined by the menu.

Places of Interest - Boating and fishing are a few minutes away at Cedar Bluff State Park and Reservior. Castle Rock, Christmas City of the High Plains, Sternburg Museum, and golf courses are all within a short driving distance.

What our guests are saying:

"What a respite from the crowds and noise of Lake Shore Drive in Chicago! I can't remember a more restful night's sleep." Jim & Maelynn, Barrington, ILL.


"Thank you for a country "get-a-way." We slept well, enjoyed a great breakfast, and a welcoming and delightful hostess! The countryside was beautiful with wild flowers. Will think back on this as one of our favorite B&B adventures." Wayne & Elaine, Wichita, KS.


"Had another awesome experience here in Kansas. Got to experience high winds, warm temperatures, and of course, great food. Thanks for the great accommodations! See you next year." John, Bill, Kyle, & Louis - Michigan bowhunters.


"This was the perfect get away we were looking for. We enjoyed the morning walks listening to the woodpeckers, exploring the pasture in the afternoon and bunnies in the yard at dusk. We hope to be back soon!" Steve & Jan, Valley Center, KS.


"Wonderful, quiet, comfortable, beautiful place to stay. Perfect for us!" Dick & Carole, Columbia, Missouri

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Butterfield Trail Bunkhouse
23033 T Road
WaKeeney, Kansas 67672

Phone: 785-769-3194


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