Kansas Blog http://www.travelks.com/blog/ Tag - Cheyenne Bottoms Sat, 19 Apr 2014 12:30:38 GMT #KansasBeautiful Five hours through Kansas to the Tumbleweed Festival http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/30/-KansasBeautiful-Five-hours-through-Kansas-to-the-Tumbleweed-Festival-/3069/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/JLH_1406.jpg'/><br/> A Faces &amp; Places Roadie Blog We recently set out towards Garden City and I've realized this is one of my favorite drives going from Northeast to Southwestern Kansas. Traveling along I-70 I love to experience the rolling Flint and Smoky Hills regions. One of these days when there is more time, I plan to exit the Interstate and travel through the byways but for now, I will enjoy them in my rush to get from point A to point B. Fri, 30 Aug 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/30/-KansasBeautiful-Five-hours-through-Kansas-to-the-Tumbleweed-Festival-/3069/ Catching a glimpse at the Kansas Birding Festival http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/26/Catching-a-glimpse-at-the-Kansas-Birding-Festival/1973/ I’ve never been birding in Kansas but it’s safe to say I’d be selling my experience as a Kansan short if I didn’t. Our state can be one of the most opportunistic places to see rare species ... Thu, 26 Apr 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/26/Catching-a-glimpse-at-the-Kansas-Birding-Festival/1973/ Water, Wings, and Wonder http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/4/Water-Wings-and-Wonder/468/ Every two years in Great Bend, migration meets attraction with fantastically fine-feathered results.We are talking about the&nbsp;Wings and Wetlands Birding Festival,&nbsp;which was held April 29-May 1 and featured guided birding tours of Cheyenne Bottoms and Quivira National Wildlife Refuge. The weekend brings to Kansas nearly 200 birdwatchers from across the country, all in passionate pursuit of rare and unusual bird sightings. Wed, 04 May 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/4/Water-Wings-and-Wonder/468/