Kansas Outdoor Events


10/28/2017

Little Apple Glow Paddle - Tuttle Creek State Park

Location: Kansas River Manhattan

Type: float trip

Date: Saturday, October 28, 2017

Contact: Todd J. Lovin

Phone No: 785-539-7941

Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Other Information:

The Little Apple Glow Paddle is a short float trip on the Kansas River in Manhattan,  KS.  The float trip will give the opportunity to experience the Fall beauty and end in darkness for a cool experience.  It is a partnership between Manhattan Parks and Rec, Manhattan CVB, and the State Park.  People with their own boat can float with the group for $10.  Canoes and Kayaks can be rented and float with the group at $15 for a single kayak and $30 for a two-person canoe or kayak.  All life jackets, paddles and shuttles provided.   To register contact Manhattan Parks and Recreation.


HALLOWEEN FAMILY FUN NIGHT

Location: EL DORADO STATE PARK

Type: HALLOWEEN FUN

Date: Saturday, October 28, 2017

Contact: PARK OFFICE

Phone No: 316-321-7180

Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Other Information:

EVENT WILL BE IN WALNUT RIVER (AMPHITHEATER)


10/26/2017

Johnson Co. - Olathe THIS CLASS IS FULL

Location: Bass Pro Shops

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 10/26/17 - 10/28/17

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration and additional information can be found online at safehunters.com.


10/28/2017

Ellsworth Co. - Ellsworth

Location: EW County Sportsman Club

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, October 28, 2017

Time: 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration and additional information can be found online at safehunters.com.


Meade Co. - Meade THIS CLASS IS FULL

Location: Meade County

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, October 28, 2017

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration and additional information can be found online at safehunters.com.


Seward Co. - Liberal

Location: Seward Co Activity Center

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, October 28, 2017

Contact: Seward Co Activity Center

Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration information is available online at www.safehunters.com.


Sherman Co. - Goodland

Location: Murray Center NWKTC Campus

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, October 28, 2017

Contact: Troy Mannis

Phone No: 785-821-1838

Time: 8:00 am

Other Information:

Student may register by calling Troy at 785-821-1838 or Mike Hopper at 785-342-7382.


East Kansas Bassmasters

Location: Melvern Reservoir

Type: Bass Tournament

Dates: 10/28/17 - 10/29/17

Contact: Brian Keeney

Time: 6:00 am - 3:00 pm

Other Information:

For more information, go to: eastksbassmasters.com


Heartland Coursing Assn.

Location: Clinton State Park

Type: HCA Lure Coursing

Dates: 10/28/17 - 10/29/17

Contact: Vickie Jacobs

Phone No: 785-379-5430 / 785-640-2662

Time: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

This event is in the Clinton State Park day use area. HCA Lure Coursing. East/West Field


10/27/2019

NATRC Competitive Trail Ride HAS BEEN CANCELED

Location: Perry State Park Horse Trails/ Campground (Wild Horse)

Type: Competitive

Dates: 10/27/19 - 10/29/17

Contact: www.natracregion6.org

Time: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

This ride is a reschedule from May 19-21 2017.  No, Kansas Isn't Flat CTR is cancelled for October 28-29, 2017


10/28/2017

Kansas Rails-to-Trails Fall Ultra Extravaganza

Location: Celebration Hall and the Prairie Spirit Trail- 220W 17th Street, Ottawa, KS 66067

Type: Ultra Running

Dates: 10/28/17 - 10/29/17

Time: 6:00 am - 2:00 pm

Other Information:

Ultra Running events of 100 miles, 50 miles, and 50K on the beautiful Prairie Spirit Trail.  Please go to http://www.ultraextravaganza.com/

for more information.


10/29/2017

McPherson Co. McPherson

Location: McPherson Valley Uplands Outdoor Life Center

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Sunday, October 29, 2017

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration and additional information is available online at safehunters.com.


10/28/2017

Stanton Co. - Johnson

Location: Stanton Co Fire Dept

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 10/28/17 - 10/29/17

Contact: Mike Roard

Phone No: 620-492-6893

Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Class will be held Oct 28 from 8:30-12, 1-5 and Oct 29 from 1-5. Register by calling Mike at 620-492-6893 (home) or 620-492-3173 (cell).


10/24/2017

Riley Co. - Manhattan

Location: Tuttle Creek State Park

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 10/24/17 - 10/31/17

Contact: Tuttle Creek State Park Office

Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Other Information:

Pre-registration required at Tuttle Creek State Park Office, 8 AM to 4 PM. Students receive manual, homework assignments, class syllabus and locations at sign up. Class limited to 50 Students. 

Class will be held Oct 24 and 31 from 6-10pm and Oct 28 from 8-5.


11/04/2017

Saline Co. - Gypsum

Location: Gypsum Valley Sporting Clays

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, November 04, 2017

Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Other Information:

Registration will open Oct 5. Registration and additional information can be found online at www.safehunters.com.


Leavenworth Co. - Tonganoxie

Location: Tonganoxie City Maintenance Shop

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, November 04, 2017

Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration and additional information is available online at safehunters.com. Students may also contact Brad at Tonganoxie recreation office, TRC website http://bit.ly/1zk4vb7,or email brad-trc@sunflower.com to register/ Tonganoxie City Maintenance Shop located at 1536 E. 4th St. Tonganoxie, KS. 66086. Cost $5 for lunch (Gambinos Pizza and Water).    


Franklin Co. - Ottawa

Location: Camp Chippawa

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, November 04, 2017

Contact: Gun Guys

Phone No: 785-418-0711

Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Register by calling the Gun Guys.


McPherson Co - McPherson

Location: McPherson Co Extension Office

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 11/04/17 - 11/05/17

Contact: Ron Jones

Phone No: 620-694-0921

Other Information:

Students can register with Ron weekdays after 6pm or call John Borgstrom at 620-664-7651.


11/05/2017

Butler Co - Latham

Location: Latham Community Building

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Sunday, November 05, 2017

Contact: MIke Pritchett

Phone No: 785-515-0359

Time: 8:30 am

Other Information:

Registration and additional information can be obtained by calling Mike at 785-515-0359.


11/11/2017

Kansas Crappie Club

Location: Perry State Park Lake View Boat Ramp

Type: Veterans Day Shootout at Perry Lake

Date: Saturday, November 11, 2017

Contact: KansasCrappieClub@Gmail.com

Phone No: 785-207-4321

Time: 6:00 am - 2:30 pm

Other Information:

Kansas Crappie Club, Attn: Joe Bragg
2938 SW Woodstock 
Topeka, KS  66614
785-207-4321
KansasCrappieClub@Gmail.com

Veterans Day Single Pole Shootout at Perry
 This Tournament will be a Fundraiser to help KDWPT with the Free Fishing Licenses for Veterans. They get money every year, but every year it runs out before they can get to everyone. So, to help do our part, we will have a Single Pole Shootout.
***Entry Fee will be $250.00 Per Team
*** Optional Big Fish Contest- $ 50.00 Per Team
*** All Anglers MUST ....only fish with a single pole, rigged with a single artificial lure at a time
***  7 Fish Weigh In with 80% of Entry Fees going to Payouts, with the remaining 20% of Entry Fees going to KDWPT to help provide free fishing & hunting opportunities for our Disabled Combat Veterans with a  
VA Disability rating of 30% or greater.


11/10/2017

Reno Co. - Hutchinson

Location: Central Kansas Gun Club

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 11/10/17 - 11/11/17

Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration and additional information can be found online at safehunters.com.


11/11/2017

Lawrence Trail Hawks-Sanders

Location: Overlook Area

Type: Trail race

Dates: 11/11/17 - 11/12/17

Contact: Sherri Klover

Phone No: 913-558-7622

Time: 5:00 am - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Sanders Saunter. Start and Finish overlook area


11/16/2017

Johnson Co. - Olathe

Location: Bass Pro Shops

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 11/16/17 - 11/18/17

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration and additional information can be found online at safehunters.com.


11/22/2017

Johnson Co. - Shawnee

Location: Shawnee Civic Center

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Contact: Shawnee Civic Center

Phone No: 913-631-5200

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

This is an Internet assisted course. Students must complete the online chapters and quizzes prior to attending the field day. Please bring a copy of your completion certificate to class.

You can register online at www.recreateshawnee.org or over the phone at 913-631-5200 starting September 1.


11/24/2017

Opt Outside

Location: Prairie Spirit Trail - and all other State Parks

Type: Get Outside

Date: Friday, November 24, 2017

Time: 6:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Enjoy all that Kansas State Parks have to offer in the Fall, and do it for free.


11/25/2017

Dickinson Co. - Abilene

Location: DK Co Sheriff's Shooting Range

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, November 25, 2017

Time: 9:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration will open September 26 online at www.safehunters.com.


12/01/2017

Geary Co. - Junction City

Location: Godfrey's Indoor Shooting Range

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 12/01/17 - 12/02/17

Contact: Godfrey's

Phone No: 785-238-0094

Other Information:

Students call Godfrey's at 785-238-0094 to register.


12/09/2017

Seward Co. - Liberal

Location: Seward Co Activity Center

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, December 09, 2017

Contact: Seward Co Activity Center

Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration information is available online at www.safehunters.com.


12/16/2017

Johnson Co. - Shawnee

Location: Shawnee Civic Center

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, December 16, 2017

Contact: Shawnee Civic Center

Phone No: 913-631-5200

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

Registration will open September 1.


02/24/2018

Dickinson Co. - Abilene

Location: Abilene Parks and Rec

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 02/24/18 - 02/25/18

Contact: Abilene Parks and Rec

Phone No: 785/263-7266

Other Information:

Registration should be done by calling the Abilene Parks and Rec.