Fall is right around the corner, and with it some great waterfowl hunting.
Over-the-counter deer permits will go on sale in Kansas beginning Aug. 1, according to the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism.
If you’re interested in the KDWPT’s fish stocking program, here are a few statistics that might just blow your mind. In 2018, the agency has stocked the following number of fish in Kansas waters:
The Kansas Wildlife, Parks and Tourism Commission will meet beginning at 1:30 p.m. Aug. 2 at the Gyp Hills Guest Ranch, 3393 S.W. Woodward Road in Medicine Lodge.
Outlook: The first weekend of August looks to offer some great fishing, according to the Fishing Calendar smartphone app.
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WESTMORELAND — At times, fishing can be a numbers game.
If you target densely populated waters with highly effective lures, chances are good you’ll pull out a good number of fish. They may not all be trophies, or even keepers, but in my mind there’s nothing as fun as getting on a hot bite and catching fish all day long.
One of the biggest draws in the local bowhunting scene is set to take place next month.
Crappie Masters will host a benefit crappie tournament Aug. 18 at Truman Lake in honor of fallen Clinton, Mo., police officers Gary Michael and Ryan Morton to help benefit the Clinton Police Department.
The 38th annual Gene Kent and Melvin Livengood Memorial Fishing Derby is set to take place Aug. 11-12 at Thurnau Wildlife Area, just west of Craig, Mo., on US-111 highway. The area is about two hours north of Topeka by car.
Josh Rouse is an outdoor enthusiast from Topeka, Kansas. He is the Outdoors Editor for The Topeka Capital-Journal.