Although less than 50 miles from the night life and world-class entertainment offered at Wichita, Harper County’s rural lifestyle is centered around outdoor activities.
Anthony Lake, a 153-acre lake on a 416-acre tract in the rolling hills north of Anthony, features public boating, fishing, a swimming beach, camping and cabin sites, shelter houses, and picnic facilities. Also on the grounds are a gun club and the adjacent nine-hole public golf course with grass greens and club house, also featuring frisbee golf around the lake.
Public recreation facilities in the cities of Attica, Anthony and Harper include:
-Anthony Municipal Hall, a large-venue meeting facility with full-service kitchen
-Nearly a dozen public parks in the three larger cities, with various improvements
-Numerous lighted, hard-surface tennis courts
-Paved go-cart track at Anthony Lake
-Public libraries at all three larger cities
-Softball and baseball diamonds and competitive leagues
-Three public swimming pools
RETAIL, SERVICE ESSENTIALS FOR BUSINESSES
Custom printing & sign shops serve the business needs of the county.
Each of the three larger cities hosts full-service grocery stores with local meat departments.
Attica provides full service meat locker.
Legal services are available from any of our professional attorneys in Harper County.
Motels at Anthony and Harper meet the needs of business clients and industry representatives, including high-speed internet service.
Qualified licensed real estate agents are ready to show residential, commercial and industrial listings in the county.
A choice of restaurants offer a variety of culinary options, ranging from simple sandwiches and pizza to steak and seafood.
Weekly newspapers keeping the residents of Harper County informed include the Harper Advocate, the Anthony Republican, and the Attica Independent. Regional daily newspapers in the county include the Hutchinson News and Wichita Eagle.