Kansas Blog http://www.travelks.com/blog/ Posts Sun, 20 Apr 2014 19:14:55 GMT The adrenaline rush of deer hunting in Kansas http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/29/The-adrenaline-rush-of-deer-hunting-in-Kansas/1536/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/6583225277_21773ab34d_q.jpg'/><br/> My hunting partner and I had split up. I was stationed at the end of a long, snaking draw grown up with tall grass and small locust trees, he at the other. We considered ourselves bowhunters, but ... Thu, 29 Dec 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/29/The-adrenaline-rush-of-deer-hunting-in-Kansas/1536/ Kansas Pheasant Hunting http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/24/Kansas-Pheasant-Hunting/1352/ It was just getting light, and we were last in a line of four vehicles slowing down along a sepia-shaded stubble field to our right. Dust lingered in the air, creating red halos around the taillights ... Thu, 24 Nov 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/24/Kansas-Pheasant-Hunting/1352/ Fall Turkey Hunting in Kansas http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/27/Fall-Turkey-Hunting-in-Kansas/1259/ I once saw a wild turkey pacing back and forth along a hog-wire fence, looking for a way through the 4-foot-tall barrier. In the time it took for me to drive by, the bird never figured out that with ... Thu, 27 Oct 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/27/Fall-Turkey-Hunting-in-Kansas/1259/ Kansas Hunters Enjoy Variety http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/31/Kansas-Hunters-Enjoy-Variety/991/ I've never been much of a specialist. My dedication to pastimes has always been seasonal. When I was a boy playing sports, I loved to play football -- until it was basketball season. Then I loved ... Wed, 31 Aug 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/31/Kansas-Hunters-Enjoy-Variety/991/ Fish Kansas! http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/29/Fish-Kansas-/690/ I started fishing in Kansas on a private farm pond in the Red Hills grasslands. Most Kansas anglers fish on private farm ponds, at least some of the time. There are more than 100,000 ponds tucked away in our landscape, providing fantastic fishing opportunities. Wed, 29 Jun 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/29/Fish-Kansas-/690/ Milford Lake's All-season Fishing http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/6/Milford-Lake-s-All-season-Fishing/325/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/Milford-Wiper.jpeg'/><br/>It was November 27 and it was cold; a perfect morning for pheasant or duck hunting, and as much as I love to hunt birds, you would have assumed I was visiting Geary County to do just that. But I wasn’t. Bundled in my cold-weather bibs and parka, I turned the key and the outboard motor rumbled to life as my friend back the boat trailer down the Wakefield ramp on Milford Lake. Wed, 06 Apr 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/6/Milford-Lake-s-All-season-Fishing/325/ Spring Turkey Hunting in Kansas http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/30/Spring-Turkey-Hunting-in-Kansas-/309/ I’ve&nbsp;hunted turkeys just about every spring since 1983, and while I look forward to the spring season every year, I hunt for different reasons today. Twenty-five years ago, a perfect turkey ... Wed, 30 Mar 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/30/Spring-Turkey-Hunting-in-Kansas-/309/