BARTON COUNTY, KS
PAWNEE ROCK - GREAT BEND - ELLINWOOD - HOISINGTON - CLAFLIN
SANTA FE TRAIL SITES:
Pawnee Rock State Park, 631 N Centre St., Pawnee Rock, KS 67567
East of Great Bend on North Highway 56
WALNUT CREEK CROSSING
2 miles east of Great Bend on South Highway 56
SANTA FE TRAIL MARKER #48
10th St and Frey St, in Great Bend
DAR MARKER #49
Northwest of Barton County Court House, Jack Kilby Square, 1400 Main St.
North side of Santa Fe Boulevard (US Highway 56) near the United Methodist Church
Barton County Kansas was organized May 16, 1872. It is named after Clara Barton, Civil War nurse, founder of the American Red Cross.
The Santa Fe Trail passed through the Courthouse Square.