Kansas Blog http://www.travelks.com/blog/ Tag - Pony Express Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:34:12 GMT Pumpkin Picking Adventure in Wetmore http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/2/Pumpkin-Picking-Adventure-in-Wetmore-/2707/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/Renyers-Pumpkin.jpg'/><br/> With &ldquo;Home-Grown Fun and Farm Fresh Adventures,&rdquo; Renyer&rsquo;s Pumpkin Farm&nbsp;near Wetmore has turned pumpkin picking into a month-long ... Tue, 02 Oct 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/2/Pumpkin-Picking-Adventure-in-Wetmore-/2707/ Pony Express Rides.. again and again http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/26/Pony-Express-Rides-again-and-again/2225/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/pic.jpeg'/><br/>The information highway got its start the hard way through Northeast Kansas.While Missouri’s St Joseph gets the credit as the jumping off point of for the Pony Express, the real adventure started in Kansas. The town of Elwood marks the spot where rough and ready Pony Express riders took on the first leg of a 1900-mile journey through eight states. Tue, 26 Jun 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/26/Pony-Express-Rides-again-and-again/2225/ Kansas: The Top Five Reasons to Celebrate Our State http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/8/Kansas-The-Top-Five-Reasons-to-Celebrate-Our-State/1384/ From Thanksgiving through New Year’s Day, giving and gratitude are hallmarks of the holiday season. When we pause to reflect on the past year – the challenges and joys – it’s a perfect time to ... Thu, 08 Dec 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/8/Kansas-The-Top-Five-Reasons-to-Celebrate-Our-State/1384/