A new Topeka attraction and a Missouri wildlife center are among those leading the vote for a prestigious national tourism award.
The “Fishing Planet” simulation video game has been hailed as one of the top fishing games on the market today, especially after making its jump to PlayStation 4 (free to play, no less!) in August.
However, an update that took place early Tuesday morning adds even more content to the already successful game, including kayak rentals, new fish species and topwater and night fishing.
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 issued an advisory earlier this week to waterfowl hunters using dogs this season.
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During a tough day of fishing recently in some heavily weeded waters, I tried out a few new lures with varied results.
One of the better plastic baits I tried out was a Tightlines UV Whisker series crawdad in blue with purple tip. I used a Texas rig hook and hid the tip of the hook in the plastic body of the crawdad. I used a bullet weight near the hook to sink the butt end of the crawdad, leaving the head of the crawdad floating a bit.
Bullfrog season leapt into action July 1 in Kansas, with many taking to the waters to search out the delectable amphibians.
The Kansas Wetlands Education Center in Great Bend is hosting a free program called "Listening to Animals" at 2 p.m. Sunday.
Josh Rouse is an outdoor enthusiast from Topeka, Kansas. He is the Outdoors Editor for The Topeka Capital-Journal.