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& BLAZE NEW TRAILS IN THE FLINT HILLS
Located in the heart of the Flint Hills, the grasslands of Morris County are desired by cattlemen all over the nation. Thousands of cattle arrive every year from out of state to be turned out onto the lush native grasses of the Flint Hills.
Other areas of agricultural production include various grain crops such as milo, soybeans, wheat and corn.
Morris County is home to the Council Grove Federal Reservoir which is host to thousands of visitors each year. The Federal Reservoir is a great place for fishing, water skiing, boating, camping and relaxing. Besides the Federal Reservoir Morris County has a city owned lake just outside of Council Grove and a privately owned lake in the southeast corner of the County known as Lake Kahola.
We encourage you to visit the beautiful Neosho Riverwalk and other scenic and historic sites in Council Grove and the Flint Hills area.
There are a lot of things to see in Morris County — come visit us and enjoy our friendly down-home people and a slower pace of life. You will fall in love with our County!
The community of Council Grove is seeing growth and improvements being made in upgrades to infrastructure, growth in the downtown business district, and increased enthusiasm for community development. Business is good, and many companies are expanding and growing their capacity. The GMDC is working hard to make sure this trend continues by looking at the possibilities for the Morris County region and its communities.