Kansas Blog http://www.travelks.com/blog/ Tag - Milford Mon, 22 Dec 2014 23:29:45 GMT Blogger Finds Slice of Summer Fun (and Rhubarb Pie) in Wilson http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/27/Blogger-Finds-Slice-of-Summer-Fun-and-Rhubarb-Pie-in-Wilson/3066/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/DSC_0342.JPG'/><br/> It's not often that my twelve-year-old son and I get to travel alone. My husband had to work one particular Saturday, so the boy and I hit the road for my next assignment - Wilson, in Central Kansas. I mentioned to my son that we'd be passing two of Kansas' most popular lakes, Lake Wilson (at&nbsp;Wilson State Park&nbsp;and&nbsp;Milford Reservoir&nbsp;), and before I knew it, our fishing poles and gear were packed.&nbsp; Tue, 27 Aug 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/27/Blogger-Finds-Slice-of-Summer-Fun-and-Rhubarb-Pie-in-Wilson/3066/ Nelson's Landing Serves Local Sports History With Pie on the Side http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/19/Nelson-s-Landing-Serves-Local-Sports-History-With-Pie-on-the-Side/3041/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/08--COVER--chicken-fried-steak.jpg'/><br/> On a recent road trip around the north end of&nbsp;Tuttle Creek Reservoir&nbsp;and part of&nbsp;Milford Lake, we drove into the community of Leonardville, a town of less than 500 people, situated between the north ends of the two nearby lakes. As we entered town, we drove past the &quot;Welcome to Leonardville&quot; sign, which boasted &quot;Home of Jordy Nelson, Super Bowl XLV.&quot; Nelson earned All-American honors as a wide receiver at Kansas State University, was drafted in the second round of the 2008 NFL Draft&nbsp; and as of this writing, plays for the Green Bay Packers.&nbsp; Wed, 19 Jun 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/19/Nelson-s-Landing-Serves-Local-Sports-History-With-Pie-on-the-Side/3041/ A Bucket List of Golf Courses in Kansas http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/2/A-Bucket-List-of-Golf-Courses-in-Kansas/2481/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/Alvamar-Members-Course-3.jpeg'/><br/> A novice golfer, I decided to create a bucket list of some of the best public golf courses in Kansas. I questioned two of my avid golf friends who regularly travel distances in search of a ... Thu, 02 Aug 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/2/A-Bucket-List-of-Golf-Courses-in-Kansas/2481/