Kansas Blog http://www.travelks.com/blog/ Tag - mine Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:10:48 GMT Southeast Kansas Strip Mines, An Outdoorsman's Paradise http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/13/Southeast-Kansas-Strip-Mines-An-Outdoorsman-s-Paradise/2645/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/strip-mines.jpeg'/><br/> Southeast Kansas is home to some of the most secluded, yet compelling, fishing opportunities in all of Kansas.&nbsp; Known as the Mined Land Wildlife Area, almost 14,500 acres of land and over 200 lakes are home to several species of fish, from catfish and largemouth bass, crappie, sunfish and bluegill, to brown and rainbow trout.This area offers ideal fishing and extraordinary wildlife opportunities.&nbsp; Thu, 13 Sep 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/13/Southeast-Kansas-Strip-Mines-An-Outdoorsman-s-Paradise/2645/ Five things I learned at the Kansas Underground Salt Museum in Hutchinson http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/13/Five-things-I-learned-at-the-Kansas-Underground-Salt-Museum-in-Hutchinson/1798/ I didn't quite know what to expect when I took my trip "down under" at the Kansas Underground Salt Museum in Hutchinson. My husband, older son and I eagerly anticipated our recent visit just ... Tue, 13 Mar 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/13/Five-things-I-learned-at-the-Kansas-Underground-Salt-Museum-in-Hutchinson/1798/