After being named America’s Best New Attraction by USA TODAY, Johnny Morris’ Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium in Springfield, Mo., is up for another honor from the publication — “America’s Best Aquarium.”
During the Catfish Chasers season-opening tournament last Saturday on Milford Lake, Wichita-area guides Alex and Joe Henning took a record-sized field by storm, hauling in 77.2 pounds of catfish to take first place by almost two pounds at the weigh-in and capture $2,754 in prize money.
K-State anglers Zach Vielhauer, Will Andrie win Bassmaster College Classic title on Lake Keowee, S.C.
The Kansas State Fishing Team made history again — and on the biggest of stages.
Two Kansas high school teams and two Kansas college teams will compete in their respective divisions at nearby Lake Keowee during this year’s Bassmaster Classic, which runs March 16-18 at Lake Hartwell in Greenville, S.C.
After a successful first showing in 2017, Crappie University will return to northeast Kansas in 2018 to help teach anglers the newest techniques for targeting big slabs.
Johnny Morris’ Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium in Springfield, Mo., was recently named America’s Best New Attraction after it was voted on by readers from a list of nominees by USA Today.
A new Topeka attraction and a Missouri wildlife center are among those leading the vote for a prestigious national tourism award.
Ten crappie fishing teams took the water for a good cause Nov. 11 on a cold, windy day at Lake Perry.
Dustin Hobbs and Will Bevan took first place last weekend in the Kansas Crappie Club’s Veterans Day Shootout tournament with a seven-fish limit weighing 8.15 pounds. The team of Chris Morgan, Parker Still and Mike Roberts took second place with 7.15 pounds, while Shane Eustice, Don Beckstrom and Randy Wheeler took third with 7.02 pounds and had the big fish with a 1.61-pound slab.
The founder of one of the largest sporting goods companies in the world is set to open up the “Disney World of the Outdoors” just 3 1/2 hours away from Topeka.
The nonprofit historical group Old Reel Collectors Association will host its annual meeting Sept. 6-10 at The Chateau on the Lake, 415 N. State Highway 265 in Branson, Mo.
Josh Rouse is an outdoor enthusiast from Topeka, Kansas. He is the Outdoors Editor for The Topeka Capital-Journal.