The Justin Corbet Foundation Youth in the Outdoors Day is set to run from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 4 at Ravenwood Lodge, 10147 S.W. 61st Street in Topeka.
It’s just about that time of year again — time for spring thunder.
Ravenwood Lodge, located at 10147 S.W. 61st Street in Topeka, will host a Sporting Clays for a Cause event from 9 a.m. to noon April 6 to benefit the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Northeast Kansas.
Westar Energy will host youth spring turkey hunts from April 1-16 at Jeffrey Energy Center, located 7 miles north of St. Marys.
The Topeka-area chapter of Ducks Unlimited announced recently it is hosting a Firearm Frenzy and European Pheasant Hunt on March 31 at Muddy Creek Game Bird Farm, 8721 N.E. Brown Road in Meriden.
Kansas waterfowlers should head west in search of snow geese during early part of extended goose season
The regular Canada goose, light goose and white-fronted goose seasons all ended Sunday night, but waterfowlers will still be able to chase light geese through the end of April during the conservation order extended season that began Monday morning.
The Flint Hills Gobblers chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation will host its 18th annual spring turkey hunting clinic from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 30 at Dry Creek Sporting Clays, 1257 Road 137 in Emporia.
The Kaw Valley chapter of the Quail and Upland Wildlife Federation will host its ninth annual Sportsman’s Banquet beginning at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 21 at the Ramada Hotel and Convention Center, 420 S.E. 6th Ave. in downtown Topeka.
According to a report from Radio Iowa, a mandatory hunter’s safety course is being implemented into the seventh- and eighth-grade P.E. curriculum at two Iowa middle schools.
With November upon us, many area hunters are getting ready for that traditional trek down Interstate 70 for the opening weekend of upland bird season.
Western Kansas, with its rolling prairies and acre upon acre of farmland, offers ideal pheasant and quail habitat that makes for some of the best upland bird conditions in the country.
Josh Rouse is an outdoor enthusiast from Topeka, Kansas. He is the Outdoors Editor for The Topeka Capital-Journal.