A Great Bend Weekend

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Outdoor enthusiasts and fans of interactive history should make this their travel destination Mother Nature beckons us to step outside during the summer months, and Great Bend offers numerous ways to…

Arts & Entertainment

11 Epic Murals to Explore

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Of all the two-dimensional art forms, perhaps none is as epic or accessible as the mural. Mural artists and experts Lora Jost and Dave Lowenstein, authors of Kansas Murals: A Traveler’s Guide…

History & Heritage

Holiday Trees on Display

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(Note: Display will be limited this year (2020) for distancing requirements due to COVID-19) Believed to be the Midwest’s largest indoor annual Christmas tree display, the collection of 170 unusual…

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The state’s official safety dog breaks down the essentials of traveling with your pet When preparing for a trip, whether solo or with a co-pilot of the animal variety - it's always good to think…

Reasons to Love Kansas

Eight Great Agritourism Destinations

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Kansans take pride in their land and in the hard work by generations of farmers to sustain it. Across the state, farms, wineries, ranches and agricultural-type operations offer tours to educate and…

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Photography by Dave Leiker Kansas ranchers team with a national program to bring mustang herds back to the Sunflower State Our pick-up truck bumps across chert-strewn pastures as lightning flares…

Arts & Entertainment

Botany and Bluegrass

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Photography by Aaron Patton and John D. Morrison It’s as if a favorite landscape painting has come to life. Winding roads, a canopy of trees, peaceful waters and—come spring—thousands and…


Homes for the Holidays

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’Tis the season of decked halls and open doors at holiday homes tours, which are as much of a tradition in several Kansas communities as Santa’s visit. Whether homes are embellished by the owners or…

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When you think of haunted Kansas you probably think Atchison. Named the most haunted town Kansas, Atchison doesn’t shy away from its reputation, instead, they embrace it. So, how did this charming…


Home at the Horse Hotel

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A MILITARY COUPLE CREATES LODGING FOR THE HORSES AND THE PEOPLE WHO CARE FOR THEM Photography by Justin Lister Families face obstacles and opportunities each time their work or family obligations…

Kansas! Magazine


Discover the wonders awaiting you in the heartland! Each issue of KANSAS! is individually curated by our dedicated editors to take you on a…


Every issue of KANSAS! tells a story through inspiring words and vibrant photography that captures the beauty and essence of our…

KANSAS! Magazine

The premier lifestyle publication of the Sunflower State, we celebrate our state's people, places and wide-open spaces since 1945.