Kansas Outdoor Events


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.


Jefferson Co. - Oskaloosa

Location: Falley Scout Reservation

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, November 25, 2017

Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Students can register online at http://www.jayhawkcouncil.org/Event.aspx?id=2752


11/23/2017

Office Closed - Thanksgiving Break

Location: Cedar Bluff State Park Office

Type: Office Closing

Dates: 11/23/17 - 11/26/17

Contact: Amber McLaughlin

Phone No: 785-726-3212

Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

We will be closed for Thanksgiving Break so staff can enjoy time with their families.


11/22/2017

Perry Office Closed - Thanksgiving

Location: Perry State Park Office

Type: Office closed for the Holiday

Dates: 11/22/17 - 11/27/17

Contact: Perry State Park Office

Phone No: 78.246.3449

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

The office will be closed for Thanksgiving Holiday. We will reopen Monday November 27th and 8:00 am.

Most license and permits can be purchased online at www.ksoutdoors.com

The Park remains open and there is a Free entrance day is Friday November 24 2017.  All Overnight Camping fees will still apply.  Daily vehicle and camping permits can be obtained by using the self-pay station north of this office, at the Campground Entrance, at the Bike Trails and at the North Boat Ramp. 


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.


12/02/2017

Cheyenne Co. - St Francis

Location: Cheyenne Co Gun Club

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, December 02, 2017

Contact: Wilhelm Orten

Phone No: 785-734-7443

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Students can register by calling any of the following: Wilhelm Orten (785)734-7443 Tim Stimbert (785)772-5033 Francis O'leary (785)772-7382.

Cheyenne County Gun Club 1410 Rd. 14 St. Francis, KS 67756 (1/2 Mile South of KS DOT building)


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.


12/12/2017

Office Closed- Staff Training

Location: Cedar Bluff Office

Type: Office Closure

Dates: 12/12/17 - 12/13/17

Contact: Amber McLaughlin

Phone No: 785-726-3212

Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Office will be closed for Staff Training. 


PERRY STATE PARK

Location: PERRY STATE PARK OFFICE

Type: OFFICE CLOSED ALL DAY

Dates: 12/12/17 - 12/14/17

Contact: PERRY STATE PARK

Phone No: 785-246-3449

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Most license and permits can be purchased online at www.ksoutdoors.com

Daily vehicle and camping permits can be obtained by using the self-pay station north of this office, at the Campground Entrance, at the Bike Trails and at the North Boat


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.


12/25/2017

Office Closed Christmas Break

Location: Cedar Bluff Office

Type: Office Closure

Date: Monday, December 25, 2017

Contact: Amber McLaughlin

Phone No: 785-726-3212

Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

We will be closed for Christmas Break so staff can enjoy time with their families.


12/23/2017

Perry Office Closed - Holiday

Location: Perry State Park Office

Type: Office Closed for the Holiday

Dates: 12/23/17 - 12/27/17

Contact: Perry State Park

Phone No: 785-246-3449

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

The office will be closed for Christmas Holiday.   The office will re open Wednesday December 27 2017 at 8:00 am

Most license and permits can be purchased online at www.ksoutdoors.com

The Park remains open.  Daily vehicle and camping permits can be obtained by using the self-pay station north of this office, at the Campground Entrance, at the Bike Trails and at the North Boat Ramp. 

We hope everyone has a safe and happy holiday!


01/01/2018

First Day Hike

Location: El Dorado State Park

Type: First Day Hike

Date: Monday, January 01, 2018

Contact: Jill Johnson

Phone No: 316321-7180

Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Other Information:

JANUARY 1, 2018 AT 1PM---Come join us for an outdoor hiking adventure for the whole family. This will be a pet friendly hike with hot chocolate and coffee provided. We will be exploring the Walnut River Trail. It is an extension of the Linear Trail, which enters the campground from the west. The hardened trail is approximately 2 miles long and winds throughout the Walnut River campground.  It is open for hiking, biking, and especially wheelchair access. Along the course of the trail, the observer will see the entire campground, cross over the Walnut River three times.

**VEHICLE PERMIT WILL BE REQUIRED**


12/29/2017

Office Closed- New Years Break

Location: Cedar Bluff Office

Type: Office Closure

Dates: 12/29/17 - 01/01/18

Contact: Amber McLaughlin

Phone No: 785-726-3212

Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

We will be closed for New Years Break so staff can enjoy time with their families.  Have a Happy New Year!


01/02/2018

Johnson Co. - Shawnee

Location: Shawnee Civic Center

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Contact: Howie Peer

Phone No: 913-628-6025

Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration begins Dec 1, 2017.


01/18/2018

Johnson Co. - Olathe

Location: Bass Pro Shops

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 01/18/18 - 01/20/18

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration and additional class information is available online at safehunters.com. Please note the registration date; it opens at midnight of that date.


01/23/2018

PERRY STATE PARK

Location: PERRY STATE PARK OFFICE

Type: OFFICE IS CLOSED ALL DAY

Dates: 01/23/18 - 01/26/18

Contact: Perry State Park

Phone No: 785.246.3449

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Most license and permits can be purchased online at www.ksoutdoors.com

Daily vehicle and camping permits can be obtained by using the self-pay station north of this office, at the Campground Entrance, at the Bike Trails and at the North Boat Ramp.


02/01/2018

Johnson Co. - Olathe

Location: Bass Pro Shops

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 02/01/18 - 02/02/18

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration and additional class information is available online at safehunters.com. Please note the registration date; it opens at midnight of that date.


02/10/2018

Johnson Co. - Shawnee

Location: Shawnee Civic Center

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, February 10, 2018

Contact: Howie Peer

Phone No: 913-638-6025

Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration will open Dec 1, 2017.


02/17/2018

Hamilton Co. - Syracuse

Location: Tamarisk Golf Course

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, February 17, 2018

Contact: Mike Lewis

Phone No: 620-373-2106

Time: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Other Information:

Field Day - February 17, 2018 Tamarisk Golf Course 811 E. Golf Course RD Syracuse, Kansas Mike Lewis 620-373-2106 or river@pld.com.

Please note: class times are Mountain time.


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.


03/10/2018

Johnson Co. - Shawnee

Location: Shawnee Civic Center

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, March 10, 2018

Contact: Howie Peer

Phone No: 913-638-6025

Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration is available Dec 1, 2017.


03/22/2018

Johnson Co. - Olathe

Location: Bass Pro Shops

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 03/22/18 - 03/24/18

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration and additional class information is available online at safehunters.com. Please note the registration date; it opens at midnight of that date.


04/02/2018

Johnson Co. - Shawnee

Location: Shawnee Civic Center

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Monday, April 02, 2018

Contact: Howie Peer

Phone No: 913-638-6025

Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration will open March 1, 2018.


04/19/2018

Johnson Co. - Olathe

Location: Bass Pro Shops

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 04/19/18 - 04/21/18

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration and additional class information is available online at safehunters.com. Please note the registration date; it opens at midnight of that date.


05/03/2018

Johnson Co. - Olathe

Location: Bass Pro Shops

Type: Hunter Ed Course

Dates: 05/03/18 - 05/05/18

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration and additional class information is available online at safehunters.com. Please note the registration date; it opens at midnight of that date.


05/12/2018

Sunflower Team Series

Location: Wilson State Park-Hell Creek Boat Ramp

Type: Fishing Tournament

Date: Saturday, May 12, 2018

Contact: Rick Wheeler

Phone No: 316-734-1430

Time: 6:00 am - 3:00 pm

Other Information:

Times are approximate. Contact organizer for exact times.


05/26/2018

Johnson Co. - Shawnee

Location: Shawnee Civic Center

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Dates: 05/26/18 - 05/28/18

Contact: Howie Peer

Phone No: 913-638-6025

Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration will open March 1, 2018.


06/21/2018

Kicker Country Stampede

Location: Tuttle Creek State Park

Type: Country Music Festival

Dates: 06/21/18 - 06/23/18

Contact: Country Stampede

Phone No: 785-539-2222

This is an All Day Event

Other Information:

A three day country music festival featuring the top stars. Information can be gained by going to the Country Stampede website www.countrystampede.com .


06/23/2018

Johnson Co. - Shawnee

Location: Shawnee Civic Center

Type: Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session

Date: Saturday, June 23, 2018

Contact: Howie Peer

Phone No: 913-638-6025

Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other Information:

Registration will be available after March 1, 2018. 


08/18/2018

Sunflower Team Series

Location: Wilson State Park-Hell Creek Boat Ramp

Type: Fishing Tournament

Date: Saturday, August 18, 2018

Contact: Rick Wheeler

Phone No: 316-734-1430

Time: 6:00 am - 3:00 pm

Other Information:

Times are approximate. Contact organizer for exact times.


09/08/2018

Kansas Bass Nation

Location: Wilson State Park-Hell Creek Boat Ramp

Type: Fishing Tournament

Dates: 09/08/18 - 09/09/18

Contact: Richard Heflin

Phone No: 785-246-0243

Time: 5:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

High School Tournament


09/09/2018

Kansas Bass Nation

Location: Wilson State Park-Hell Creek Boat Ramp

Type: Fishing Tournament

Date: Sunday, September 09, 2018

Contact: Richard Heflin

Phone No: 785-246-0243

Time: 5:00 am - 5:00 pm

Other Information:

Youth Tournament (Not in High School)