Elk hunting is well known for being a physically challenging endeavor.
One Kansas hunter may have made the shot of a lifetime on a bull elk in northeast Kansas.
Illinois-based GS Media and Events announced this week it has purchased eight outdoors consumer shows from Missouri-based RJ Promotions, Inc., including the Topeka RV and Sport Show and the Topeka Boat and Outdoor Show, both of which take place annually at the Kansas Expocentre.
Growing up, many outdoors enthusiasts likely had a favorite professional hunter or angler they enjoyed watching on television shows or home video.
The National Wild Turkey Federation has a bevy of events coming up for hunting enthusiasts of all ages to partake in this fall.
With September just around the corner, several hunting seasons are coming up worth noting.
The 15th annual Youth-Handicap Assisted Deer Hunt is set to take place Oct. 6-7 at Tuttle Creek State Park.
The 21st annual Youth Outdoor Festival will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 18 at the Hays City Sportsmen’s Club, 5810 230th Ave. in Hays.
Over-the-counter deer permits will go on sale in Kansas beginning Aug. 1, according to the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism.
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.
Josh Rouse is an outdoor enthusiast from Topeka, Kansas. He is the Outdoors Editor for The Topeka Capital-Journal.