Oakley trip planner
Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free
Oakley is a city in Gove, Logan, and Thomas counties in the U.S. state of Kansas. It is the county seat of Logan County. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 2,045.HistoryThe area that would later become Oakley was initially settled in the 1870s and 1880s by travelers from the Smoky Hill Trail. Oakley was founded in 1884 by Judge Fredman and David D. Hoag. Originally named Carlyle, its name was changed to Cleveland, before settling on its official name in 1885, named after Hoag's mother, Elizabeth Oakley Gardner Hoag.GeographyOakley is located at at an elevation of 3,064 feet . It lies roughly 1 mile south of the South Fork of the Saline River in the High Plains region of the Great Plains.The city is located at the intersection of Interstate 70, U.S. Route 40, and U.S. Route 83 in northwest Kansas. It is in the northeast corner of Logan County, and portions of it extend into Gove County and Thomas County. Oakley is approximately 211 miles northwest of Wichita, 227 miles east-southeast of Denver, and 335 miles west of Kansas City.Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for United States using our trip planner.
Create a full itinerary — for free!
Build a planTell us where and when you
want to go, we will build
the best sightseeing itinerary
Refine itYou have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
Book as a packageUse our travel agents to get
package savings and hassle free booking
Enjoy your trip!Enjoy our 24x7
Popular things to do in Oakley
Places to visit with Oakley
Recently planned trips to Oakley
4 days in Northwest Kansas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, kids, popular sights Preferences: July, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 18 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 7 days in Oakley BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 6 days in Northwest Kansas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 19 days in Kansas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, popular sights Preferences: April Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 35 days in Northwest Kansas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular sights Preferences: March Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium