Kansas Blog http://www.travelks.com/blog/ Tag - kansas hunting Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:56:11 GMT Lovebirds: Prairie Chicken Courtship http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/9/Lovebirds-Prairie-Chicken-Courtship/3020/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/PrairieChicken.jpg'/><br/> If you have the chance to spend an early spring day in the native tallgrass prairies of Kansas, you may hear the low booming sounds of a male greater prairie chicken attempting to attract a hen. Birdwatchers and hunters both flock to Kansas in search of these gorgeous birds, known for their&nbsp;peculiar breeding behavior. Tue, 09 Apr 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/9/Lovebirds-Prairie-Chicken-Courtship/3020/ Walk-In Hunting Areas: Opportunities for Every Hunter http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/14/Walk-In-Hunting-Areas-Opportunities-for-Every-Hunter/3012/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/WIHAlandscape2.jpg'/><br/> Hunting requires hard work, intense preparation and dedicated focus to reach success. It also offers the adrenaline rush, the satisfaction and all the rewards that come with any popular sports season. &nbsp;Essentially, that is what makes hunting so addictive, and keeps hunters in the outdoors season after season, and year after year. The challenges are worth the rewards. Thu, 14 Mar 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/14/Walk-In-Hunting-Areas-Opportunities-for-Every-Hunter/3012/ Controlled Shooting Areas - Making the Most of Upland Bird Hunting in Kansas http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/19/Controlled-Shooting-Areas---Making-the-Most-of-Upland-Bird-Hunting-in-Kansas-/3007/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/pheasanthunting1.jpg'/><br/> One advantage of the many hunting opportunities in Kansas is the anticipation of looking forward to the next season and the next big opening day. Some seasons offer boisterous camaraderie with other outdoorsmen, while other hunts require patience and a complete disconnect with the rest of the world. Regardless of the season or the experiences that come from it, most hunters simply revel in the opportunity to be outdoors. The best hunting trips have a way of getting into the blood and creating a stream of never-ending enthusiasm, so it's no big surprise that most hunters live for their favorite seasons.&nbsp; Tue, 19 Feb 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/19/Controlled-Shooting-Areas---Making-the-Most-of-Upland-Bird-Hunting-in-Kansas-/3007/ Kansas: A Migratory Destination http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/13/Kansas-A-Migratory-Destination/2974/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/goose-hunting-morning1.jpg'/><br/> &nbsp;As part of the Central Flyway, an established migration route for waterfowl through the Great Plains region, Kansas lays claim to some impressive waterfowl hunting opportunities. As the weather starts cooling down for the year and the migratory birds start flying south, the waterfowl populations in Kansas start growing. Thu, 13 Dec 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/13/Kansas-A-Migratory-Destination/2974/ Coyote Hunting in Kansas http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/12/Coyote-Hunting-in-Kansas/1570/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/6685815019_c0c71a9a9f_z.jpg'/><br/> &nbsp;One of the best things about being a hunter and living in Kansas is I’m never far away from quality hunting and fishing opportunities, even in the dead of winter. Most people assume once ... Thu, 12 Jan 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/12/Coyote-Hunting-in-Kansas/1570/ 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/ 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/