Wolf Creek

Site Information

Wolf Creek Nuclear Plant is a single PWR unit located in eastern Kansas near the town of Burlington, 97 miles from Kansas City and 132 miles from Wichita.

The unit entered service in 1985 and generates 1,200 MW.

Key Contact Information

BHI Site Manager: Don Forbush


620-364-8831 x 4896

Recruiter: Tricia Cusimano
800-225-0385 ext. 1268   tricia.cusimano@bhienergy.com

Reporting Information

Thank you for choosing to work at the Wolf Creek  Refueling Outage (RF25)

Report Date and Time:

Please refer to the report date given to you by the BHI Recruiter for actual report date.  We will be meeting at the Dwight D Eisenhower Learning Center at 0630 on your first day. This will be on your right after you turn onto 17 Rd NE, which lead to the plant.

You may receive an email from the site with a different report date and time, this is to begin in-processing your actual report date will be earlier as we have RP Training prior to starting in-processing

Outage Information:

  • Prior to the outage working hours are four tens (40 hours per week) overtime on as needed basis.
  • During the outage working hours are 4 days on, 1 day off, 12 hour shifts
  • If you have shift preference, please email Don ASAP as schedules are already being developed.  We will try to make accommodations but shift preferences are not guaranteed

Wolf Creek General information.

  • Even though BHI is doing the PHQ’s, you will be required to fill one out for Evergy as well prior to your arrival.  Please complete BOTH EPHQs as early as possible.
  • Identification – You will need a valid photo ID. You will also need proper identification for completing an I-9 (i.e. photo ID and social security card or original birth certificate).
  • You will need ANSI approved steel or composite toe shoes/boots.
  • You are allowed here at Wolf Creek to come and go from the site with your personal scrubs on.
  • If you have a BHI hardhat, please bring it with you.
  • There is a cafeteria on site.
  • You must have completed all the Supplemental RP Technician Continuing Training Certifications.

GPS Address

Wolf Creek NOC, Burlington, KS 66839

Directions/Link to Google Maps

Wolf Creek Google Map


  • Take US 75 south toward Burlington for approximately 9 miles.
  • The Coffey County Airport will be on your left, and you should be able to see the Wolf Creek containment dome ahead on your left.
  • Continue driving about 2 more miles to the intersection of
    US 75 and 17th Road.
  • Turn left (east) on 17th Road toward Sharpe. A sign will indicate Wolf Creek Power Plant.
  • The Dwight D. Eisenhower Learning Center (Wolf Creek Training Center) at 1675 Milo Lane Northeast is on your right about 1 mile from US 75.
  • Then 17th Road crosses Coffey County Lake, and the road curves to the right. The road name changes from 17th Road to Oxen Lane.
  • The Wolf Creek gate is approximately two miles south of the curve.
  • Follow the Outage Processing signs to the Outage Processing Center/Access Screening (first right, far end of parking lot) or the visitor signs to the main plant entrance in the Security Pre‐Screening Facility.


Nearest Airports

Burlington Regional (MHK) 16 miles

Kansas City International (MCI) 116 miles

Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National (ICT) 138 miles

Preferred Places to Stay

Hotels near Wolf Creek Google Map



Country Haven Inn
207 Cross St.
Burlington, KS 66839
620‐364‐8260, 620‐364‐8212

Wolf Creek Lodge
919 N. 4th St.
Burlington, KS 66839


America’s Best Inn & Suites
3181 US HWY 50
Emporia, KS 66801

Mainstay Suites
2602 Candlewood Dr Emporia,
KS 66801

Hampton Inn by Hilton
2900 Eaglecrest Dr
Emporia, KS 66801

Holiday Inn Express and Suites
3007 W 18th Ave
Emporia, KS 66801

La Quinta Inn & Suites
2930 Eaglecrest Dr
Emporia, KS 66801


Holiday Inn Express & Suites
2340 S King St.
Ottawa, KS 66067

Super 8
2315 South Oak Street
Ottawa, KS 66067

Knights Inn
1641 South Main Street
Ottawa, KS 66067

Econo Lodge
2331 South Cedar St.
Ottawa, KS 66067

Days Inn
2209 Princeton
Ottawa, KS 66067

Comfort Inn
2335 South Oak
Ottawa, KS 66067

Sure Stay Hotel by Best Western
212 E 23rd Street
Ottawa, KS 66067



C&D Services RV Camping
(Year‐round full hook‐ups)
1314 US Hwy. 75
Burlington, KS 66839

Country Haven Inn
207 Cross St.
Burlington, KS 66839
620‐364‐8260, 620‐364‐8212

John Redmond Reservoir RV Camping
(Open depending on weather)
1565 Embankment Rd SW
Burlington, KS 66839


Emporia RV Park
(Yr‐round full hook‐ups)
4601 W. Hwy. 50
Emporia, KS 66801
620‐343‐3422, 620‐341‐9105


Garnett Inn, Suites & RV Park
(Yr‐round full hook‐ups)
109 Prairie Plaza Rd.
Garnett, KS 66032
785‐448‐6800, 785‐448‐6830


Crossroads RV Park & Camping
(Yr‐round full hook‐ups)
23313 S. U.S. Hwy 75
Lyndon, KS 66451

Melvern Lake

Corp of Engineers RV Camping
(Full hook‐ups not available until April 1)
31051 Melvern Lake Pkwy
Melvern, KS 66510

Eisenhower State Park
Cabins, Yurts, and RV Camping
(Yr‐round full hook‐ups)
29810 S. Fairlawn Rd
Osage City, KS 66523


Homewood RV Park & Campground
(Yr‐round full hook‐ups)
2161 Idaho Rd
Williamsburg, KS 66095

Yates Center

Still Waters Edge Retreat, LLC

Todd & Melissa Stiffler



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