Loess Bluffs National Wildlife Refuge in nearby Mound City, Mo., counted a total of 63,406 geese and 127,010 ducks during its most recent waterfowl count Tuesday.
There’s an old saying that fishing is just a jerk on one end of a line waiting for a jerk on the other end of the line.
For a few hours on the opening morning of rainbow trout fishing at Lake Shawnee, there we were — about 30 jerks sitting there, waiting for another jerk.
Rick Towers, who previously sent me some photographs from a fishing trip to Shunga Creek, sent me another email this week about fishing on the Kansas River.
The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism’s Trails Advisory Board will meet at 1 p.m. Nov. 30 at the Great Plains Nature Center, 6232 E. 29th N in Wichita, to hear and discuss projects previously submitted for funding under the Recreational Trails Act.
If you’re a fan of bass fishing, you’ve likely attempted at least once to use a hollow-bodied frog lure. Most likely, you haven’t had the best results with it.
The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism announced Wednesday evening that Woodson State Fishing Lake is under a new public fish salvage order — allowing anglers to catch fish by by snagging, seine, gig and by hand, with no creel or length limits and no limit to the number of poles that can be used.
Game wardens with the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism will work with Kansas Highway Patrol troopers and county sheriff’s office deputies next weekend to conduct several highway checkpoints at various locations in central, southeast and western Kansas.
Loess Bluffs National Wildlife Refuge in Forest City, Mo., observed more than 53,000 ducks and 4,000 geese during a waterfowl survey Oct. 31.
After receiving an email from a reader recently about fishing in Shunga Creek, I thought it would be fun to head back to Big Shunga Park in southwest Topeka and walking the creek again to see how I could do.
Josh Rouse is an outdoor enthusiast from Topeka, Kansas. He is the Outdoors Editor for The Topeka Capital-Journal.