Travelers are voting John Redmond Reservoir and Texaco Hill as the best outdoors near Emporia. There are 4 outdoors near Melvern a city just 30 km from Emporia and 5 outdoors near Florence which is 41 km distant. The most popular of these are Osage State Fishing lake near Melvern and Cottonwood River in Florence. You can find 124 outdoors in Kansas and 17254 outdoors in the country of United States. Our members favorite in Kansas is Ninnescah River and Lake Superior is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of outdoors near Emporia.